A brain tumor and the complications that followed disrupted Alyson Vega’s life. Then she started making things.

07 Nov 2019 | 03:52

“How open are you to discussing your tumor?”

“Oh, completely.”

Alyson Vega was in the middle of her life in 2007 ‒ on a ski trip with friends ‒ when she got a headache that didn’t go away. “I found out that I had a benign brain tumor: cavernous angioma.” The headache, the first tell, was only one symptom....