And The Psych Ward Says THE BOOK

In June of 2019, after having a mental breakdown in front of my father a few days prior, my parents contacted local authorities and reported that I had threatened to hurt myself. This self published project depicts my experience as an involuntary patient in a Psychiatric Hospital. The book includes poems, stories and journal entries [...]

Day Four

Day four was on a Monday. During my intake, which was a Thursday night, I was told they can only legally hold me for 72 hours. So on Monday, I knew that they couldn't keep me any longer. The doctors had barely spoken to me over the weekend. I met with the psychiatrist on Friday [...]