Tag Archives: mental illness

Why Can’t My Ex-Husband Talk About Our Son’s Psychiatric Disorder?


The following is a piece I wrote for Good Men Project that ran yesterday. This essay was written for GMP’s Men and Mental Illness section. Isn’t it time to take the stigma out of mental illness? I did not want … Continue reading

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Two Brilliant Documentary Filmmakers Need Your Help!


Doug Blush and Lisa Klein are a husband-and-wife documentary filmmaking team who are raising funds to complete OF TWO MINDS, a documentary about the challenges of living with bipolar disorder. Doug is a producer/editor who has worked on such acclaimed … Continue reading

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Sick in Bed with Penelope Trunk


I spent New Year’s Day in bed with a violent headache and a full-body malaise of unknown origin since I’d had just one glass of wine the night before. I was convinced I had acquired meningitis, or a brain tumor, … Continue reading

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