I’m very hard on myself.
You are a good person.
I’m here with you and I’m here for you.
There is so much more to me than being schizophrenic.
I’m estimating that I cut my calorie intake in half.
During mental health awareness month I want you to remember that your diagnosis matters.
I am strong and I can win this.
Allie Burke is a bestselling author and mental health advocate who lives in LA.
It is also the song, in July 1942, that my great-grandfather played in a San Leandro hotel room when he killed his lover.
I thought to myself, am I losing it too?