By Elaine Faucett
Ruth King, the single African American in her upper-middle category 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 song scholarship. quickly she rejects Catholicism solely and starts off an extended, tough look for which means and spirituality.
When postpartum melancholy becomes bipolar ailment, Ruth falls right into a spiral of self-medication and melancholy. She divorces her first husband in desire of harmful relationships with manipulative males who basically irritate her psychological disorder. the single shining famous person in her existence is her son, Kasey. A seven-time All-American pupil Athlete like his grandfather, Kasey turns out poised for greatness.
But whilst tragedy moves and the younger man’s existence all of sudden hangs within the stability, Ruth needs to glance to God for help.
Based on real occasions, 21 with a Bullet is a deft, relocating exploration of the horrors of bipolar ailment, non secular therapeutic, and the human spirit’s skill to survive.
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21 with a Bullet: An American Story by Elaine Faucett