Mike Hedrick's Connections: The Journey of a Schizophrenic PDF

By Mike Hedrick

Rob Black, a faculty sophomore, has been experiencing a few problems. combating crippling paranoia and delusions as a result of an undiagnosed case of schizophrenia, he inadvertently initiatives his fears onto the disasters of society. Sensing he's being known as to motion, Rob units off, tremendously unprepared, on a visit around the state to take concerns into his personal fingers. After repeated failed plans and expectancies approximately his "mission" he reveals himself chilly, delusional, and on the element of cave in on a desolate backcountry street. His salvation is available in the shape of a lonely center elderly girl named Sharon with a number of difficulties of her personal. She may be as combined up as Rob, yet in a distinct, extra latent approach. Rob's saga ends as he's lower back domestic to a psychological health center and reveals that, via a possible insignificant flip of occasions, he has inadvertently kept Sharon from taking her personal existence. Connections is a compelling examine what occurs while a dangerously delusional brain takes on an activity that's some distance too huge for its personal stable. It acquired the award for top premise on the Pike's top Writer's convention 2007 American Icon contest.

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