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A Tide Coming In

By posted at 2:00 pm on April 27, 2016 1

In an in-depth interview for Nomadic Press, Shira Erlichman describes what it’s like to make art while living with mental illness. As she puts it, “The thing that is so strange to me is that it was so wide-lensed. Everyone thinks, ‘Oh, you go crazy, like in the movies. You’re just suddenly crazy.’ But there was such a domino effect. One little thing—it’s almost like 70 dominoes lined up in one track that all lead to one conclusion.” Pair with Gila Lyons’s Millions essay on writing through illness.





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One Response to “A Tide Coming In”

  1. J. K. Fowler
    at 7:23 pm on April 27, 2016

    Thank you so much, Bruna, for helping us spread the word about this interview. Shira speaks so honestly to such important issues affecting so many.

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