December 22, 2011 12:00 AM
913 | Healing her pain with a paintbrush
Sherri Acosta doesn't like to say it, but art saved her life. Last summer, the stay-at-home mom found herself emotionally suffocating from depression. Ever since childhood, she has struggled with epilepsy, a condition that sparks random seizures. Although she had learned to live with it, the unhappiness and frustration she felt toward her condition finally caught up with her.