Hit and run

A funny thing happened on the way to LA County Hospital…

I came to Los Angeles from a small, unremarkable suburb in Illinois. My writing career was moving along when the unthinkable happened: my friend and I were hit by a car as pedestrians. I went flying and hit a parked […]

Jaime Becker's family

My dad didn’t follow made-for-TV protocol

When it comes to adoption, every made-for-TV movie follows the same storyline: an adopted teenager feels lost, fights with her adopted parents, which gives her the impudence to go on a journey to find her biological parents. The teenager finds […]