An American single mother recently hospitalized for a psychiatric breakdown and a stoic Russian expat secretly haunted by PTSD navigate a tormented but tender long-distance love affair in the face of their respective demons.
She was left fighting her demons alone . . .
For sixteen-year-old Danielle DeCorso, the old house in Glastonbury was an eerie place to grow up. Coping with mental health challenges exacerbated by a traumatic family dynamic, Danielle watches from the window for two men in a dusty black sedan who keep circling the house and harassing her with phone calls.
Fifteen years can equate to a lifetime of change, neither one the same person they once were. Despite the humiliation, the latent wounds, the missing years…they’re destined to heal one another in unexpected ways.
Top 5 Critical Steps to Fix Yourself and the Non-Scientific Mental Health System
Step 1: Define Normal
What is the objective without a definition for normal?
Step 2: Measure Outcomes
Measure outcomes based normal
Step 3: Eliminate Labels
Labels will impede your progress
Step 4: No Personal History
Personal history will exacerbate distress
Step 5: Measurement of Gut Health
The gut-brain axis
Paramedic Natalie Harris recounts her intense and riveting mental health journey after attending a gruesome double murder that left her with PTSD. Struggling with depression, addiction and anxiety, this uplifting story takes you along on a roller coaster of emotion. This is a must-read for every person who struggles with mental illness--or knows someone who does.
Breaker is a recently returned Vietnam vet. Sunny is a Chinese-French immigrant who fled during the war. When Breaker stumbles upon Sunny at the Ugly Tree, they are instantly drawn to each other. But they are also called to the tree. Is it fate that brought them together, or something more?
Installments is a complex, multi-tiered literary narrative. The outer level is about Harry, a mystery writer struggling with a new story, and the writers’ group helping him with it. The innermost level is the mystery story he is working on. The interplay between the two levels sheds light on the parts of the writing process readers seldom see in the final drafts of the stories they read.
The true story of two separate mass-casualty incidents that occurred within days of each other at a US Air Force base. Using the words of the people who experienced the tragedies, the book provides an in-depth look at the before, during and after of a preventable "active shooter" incident and an avoidable fatal plane crash.