Week Three: An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge

This November Brave and Reckless, Go Dog Go Café, and Heretics, Lovers, and Madmen are teaming up to host An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge. At the beginning of each week, we will provide daily writing prompts inspired by titles of memoirs and novels that explore life with mental illness. We will also provide the Goodread links for the … Continue reading Week Three: An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge

Week Two: An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge

This November Brave and Reckless, Go Dog Go Café, and Heretics, Lovers, and Madmen are teaming up to host An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge. At the beginning of each week, we will provide daily writing prompts inspired by titles of memoirs and novels that explore life with mental illness. We will also provide the Goodread links for the … Continue reading Week Two: An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge

Week One: An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge

This November Brave and Reckless, Go Dog Go Café, and Heretics, Lovers, and Madmen are teaming up to host An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge. At the beginning of each week, we will provide daily writing prompts inspired by titles of memoirs and novels that explore life with mental illness. We will also provide the Goodread links for the … Continue reading Week One: An Unquiet Mind Writing Prompt Challenge

Announcing November’s An Unquiet Mind Prompt Challenge

I am one of 20.9 million Americans living with a mood disorder.  In both my personal and professional experience, this can be a very challenging time of year for those who struggle with serious mental illness. For November, I will be using the titles of memoirs and novels that explore life with mental illness for my … Continue reading Announcing November’s An Unquiet Mind Prompt Challenge

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Challenge: write about a life experience using only ten objects. Subject: My life as an inpatient social worker at Eastern Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (EPPI) in the 1990s Skeleton keys Locked doors Institutional green walls DSM-III Psychosocial assessments Biting teeth Shoes covered in ink Clipboard Bomb shelter Bullet through glass   © 2017 Christine Elizabeth Ray – All … Continue reading ASYLUM