Illness

Night Fishing

Mar 06, 2017

Personal Essay by Sara Hubbs

Have you ever recoiled from your own newborn?

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Dispatches from the Land of Well

Feb 06, 2017

Personal Essay by Jamie Passaro

I can go out to a restaurant and no longer think the people at the next table are sending me messages in their sentences.

Memoir, Illness, Into Sanity | Read More

If God Is Alive, I Hate Him

Nov 21, 2016

Theme Essay by Anna Shane Stadick

To live in the unknown, in the uncomfortable, is a challenge for Christians and writers alike.

Writing and Faith, Illness | Read More

Unleashed

Sep 26, 2016

Essay by Jane McCafferty

Part of me was always glad my mother found a way to cast off the shackles of her ordinary consciousness.

Memoir, Illness, Into Sanity | Read More

Storms of the Circus World

Sep 26, 2016

Essay by Lorri McDole

Which came first, the drugs or the schizophrenia?

Memoir, Illness, Into Sanity | Read More

The Anna Fragments

Mar 07, 2016

Hybrid Poetry by Elisabeth Weiss

How is madness inherited? What are the fine lines that connect us?

Featured Poetry, Illness | Read More

Doing Somersaults

Dec 14, 2015

Theme Essay by Laura J. Wolfe

Words have the power to bless or curse, whether they’re spoken, written, or thought.

Writing and Faith, Illness | Read More

My Mother’s Mantra

Dec 07, 2015

Flash Nonfiction by Nicole Simonsen

I was, at that point in my life, an authority on nothing, except maybe seizures.

Writing and Faith, Flash Nonfiction, Illness | Read More

A Mother’s Magic Shield

Nov 30, 2015

TW Column by Judith A. Ross

Emotions she didn’t dare express out loud would appear at the end of her paintbrush.

Talking Art, Family Stories, Illness | Read More

Eggshells

Nov 30, 2015

Flash Nonfiction by Pamela Gay

She wanted to penetrate the shells in the way doctors would when performing a procedure on her.

Mixed Media, Flash Nonfiction, Illness | Read More

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