By Elaine Faucett
Ruth King, the single African American in her upper-middle category local and personal Catholic university, is feeling more and more remoted.
Her mom, a talented surgical RN, has little time for her lonely daughter. Having come to idolize her athletic father, Ruth follows in his footsteps and attends university on a music scholarship. quickly she rejects Catholicism completely and starts off a protracted, tough look for that means and spirituality.
When postpartum melancholy becomes bipolar sickness, Ruth falls right into a spiral of self-medication and depression. She divorces her first husband in want of damaging relationships with manipulative males who in basic terms irritate her psychological ailment. the one shining megastar in her existence is her son, Kasey. A seven-time All-American student Athlete like his grandfather, Kasey turns out poised for greatness.
But whilst tragedy moves and the younger man’s lifestyles without warning hangs within the stability, Ruth needs to glance to God for help.
Based on actual occasions, 21 with a Bullet is a deft, relocating exploration of the horrors of bipolar ailment, non secular therapeutic, and the human spirit’s capability to survive.
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21 with a Bullet: An American Story by Elaine Faucett