Once published, the bill would provide and justify my admission to the graduate program.
I began to hear, think about, and approach the world based on these new and emerging delusions—they pulled me into a distorted reality.
That was when she revealed to me she was having her period that weekend.
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I woke up the next morning in my new strange room and my new strange bed.
I went inside the house, asked Dr. H for her phone, and dialed 911
I am a rhetoric scholar and a person living with schizophrenia
At the root of it, these case examples, while vivid, and telling of the extreme dysfunction in the system, are extremely black and white, with little grey area for clinical interpretation in terms of direction in the provision of patient care and treatment.
I know nothing about where Dr. H is today.
Putting “language on notice” (University on Watch, J Peters) from now until the end of time
I am a rhetoric scholar and a person with lived experience with schizophrenia.
To this day, my speech continues to heal, and I am being more vigilant these days about the quality and content of wording and status of my language.