I would never read a book if it were possible for me to talk half an hour with the man who wrote it.— Woodrow Wilson I’m going to have to disagree with Wilson here. I have spent many hours talking with Allie Burke and I will devour every word the woman writes. She is [...]
Christin bravely shares a very personal account of her relationship with her father. Gorgeously written.
Chrisa Hickey is one of the most passionate advocates I know. A loving and devoted mother, Chrisa is dedicated to fighting mental health stigma, navigating the Special Education system, sibling issues, and parental self-care. Chrisa's blog, The Mindstorm reaches over 3,000 readers a week. Chrisa fights tirelessly for the rights of children and their families [...]
I thought that this introduction was something that I would be able to bang out in mere minutes, not because Allie doesn’t deserve a well thought out and articulate intro, but because I knew exactly what I wanted to say. I couldn’t have been more wrong. I have struggled for over a week trying to [...]
“I have found both freedom and safety in my madness; the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us.” ― Kahlil Gibran, The Madman For the past four years, my psychiatrists (I’ve had a couple) have deemed it not only necessary, but absolutely crucial, that [...]