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'My Heart Still Beats' Part 4: Mike

A drawn portrait of Mike Lucier.
Illustration: Janelle Sing | Design: Angela Evancie

"You’re right, I probably do deserve to be in jail the rest of my life. Or, I do deserve to give my life for hers. But since I can’t, let’s save somebody else’s life."

My Heart Still Beats logo. Text says VPR My Heart Still Beats, a project of Writers for Recovery and has illustrations of six people.
Credit Janelle Sing

Note: This episode contains adult language. You can listen to a bleeped version below.

In this episode of My Heart Still Beats, Mike Lucier talks about the car accident that took a young woman's life, and changed his life forever.

Transcript: My Heart Still Beats, Part 4

My Heart Still Beats is a project of Writers for Recovery and Vermont Public Radio. The series features conversations and original writing from Vermont's recovery community: people in recovery from substance use disorder, and people helping those in recovery rebuild their lives. 

Explore the full six-part series, and find a broadcast schedule, here.

My Heart Still Beats has support from the VPR Innovation Fund, and SB Signs. This series was produced by Bess O'Brien and Gary Miller, with editing by Erica Heilman and music by Brian Clark. 

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