PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — “We all go through things and they are very serious.”

A sage way to look at life from author Steve Melen. From dying when he was two years old to battling cancer and addiction as an adult, he has been through it all.

The financial-advisor-by-day stops by the KOIN Podcast Network to talk to Jenny Hansson about what happened when it took seven years to write a book and how he chooses to live life to the fullest.

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