Clarissa Smith grew up along the Quebec/Labrador coast in the 1950’s and 1960’s. Broken Wings is her true story of life in the harsh and unforgiving land with its own wild beauty. Its a story about love,hate and abandonment,but overall its about the fragility of life. Broken Wings is Clarissa’s telling of a promise to her dying mother that she couldn’t keep. Her story is one that you will never forget. Its both shocking and heartbreaking in its naked honesty.