The Black Book is dedicated to all of those who suffer from the real
world horrors of mental illness and addiction, and to those who didn't
During the time the Black Book was under construction, roughly 50,000
people committed suicide, and another 50,000 died from an opioid
overdose. I knew 8 of those people. I think about you all every day.
Ambar Hammond is the media coordinator for The Black Book, working to keep up
with social media and writing newsletters when needed to keep everyone informed
of new updates and content. When not working she is an avid baker, dog trainer,
and crafter. She is currently working towards an Animal Behavior degree at UMass
Amherst and is a member of the Commonwealth Honors College. She also works at the
Student Union Craft Center as the Metalsmithing Coordinator.
Adam Darowski lives in Peterborough, NH with his wife, three kids, dog,
and cat. By day, he is a product designer for Dribbble. In his free time,
he coaches youth soccer and is a baseball historian (he created the Hall
of Stats, an alternate baseball Hall of Fame populated by a mathematical
formula). You can follow Adam at @adarowski