Love and Relationships

Relationships 101

Dr. Beth Erickson

Relationships 101 – Following Your Dreams, and a Novel about The Arab Spring in Egypt

Dr. Beth ( first spoke with Dr. Ayshe Talay-Ongan ( about her love story with the man she waited 20 years to be with, as well as her love of parents, her daughter, and friends. It spans two marriages and three continents. Then she spoke with creative writing professor Patricia Dunn ( about her first novel, Rebels by Accident, which is a Young Adult novel set in the Arab spring that ousted Egypt’s brutal dictator, Hosni Mubarak. A teenager of Egyptian heritage goes to her home country to find herself and in the process finds her beloved grandmother and her first love.