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"The Story's Told," excerpt from the novel "Pushing the River"

The continuation of this chapter describes a character’s very first signs of significant mental illness.  In the novel overall, the character of Billie Rae is relatively minor; but the looming presence of her illness is pervasive, as it is in the lives of all who have significant illnesses, and all those who surround them and love them. 544 more words

Literary Fiction

I’ve never spoken to anyone except my mum and doctors about this, and it’s hard for me to write about.

Despite thousands of other people of all ages battling this condition,  sufferers always feel alone! 607 more words

Mental Illnes

The Hardest Blog

I am very good at telling truths.  I have mainly done so to other people.  Now, it’s time for me to tell the truth about my son’s suicide.  247 more words

Another Day In Paradise