I’m afraid of contributing to the stigma of mental illness by telling this story.
We wanted to make a good impression. Maybe even to launch a conversation.
Off his meds, Daniel went to a bar, got spooked, and lost his temper.
Have you ever recoiled from your own newborn?
I sometimes forget that the most effective creative writing has nothing to do with schooling or publishing.
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