From eight-o-clock in the morning until about half-past eleven, Monica Tyrell suffered from her nerves, and suffered so terribly that these hours were – agonising simply.
Monday, February 23, 2009
Norah Vincent first achieved fame for dressing and living as a man for 18-odd months and writing about her exploits in Self-Made Man. The writing of that book, and the double life that preceded it, were so taxing they drove Vincent to depression. Her first trip to a mental institution gave Vincent, being who she is, the idea for another book that would chronicle the state of mental health institutions in America...Read more>>>