By Elaine Faucett
Ruth King, the single African American in her upper-middle type local and personal Catholic tuition, 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 totally and starts a protracted, tricky look for that means and spirituality.
When postpartum melancholy becomes bipolar disease, Ruth falls right into a spiral of self-medication and depression. She divorces her first husband in desire of harmful relationships with manipulative males who in basic terms irritate her psychological disease. the one shining big name in her existence is her son, Kasey. A seven-time All-American student Athlete like his grandfather, Kasey turns out poised for greatness.
But while tragedy moves and the younger man’s existence by surprise hangs within the stability, Ruth needs to glance to God for help.
Based on precise occasions, 21 with a Bullet is a deft, relocating exploration of the horrors of bipolar ailment, religious therapeutic, and the human spirit’s ability to survive.
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21 with a Bullet: An American Story by Elaine Faucett