It is world mental health day, and Chimpmunka publishing are giving away free books.. i just got this
Ox-Bowí by Janet Cresswell
ëOx-Bowí charts the life of Janet Cresswell; who has spent the best part of thirty years in secure units, much of this time in Broadmoor. In this book, Janet shares with us her experiences, of being ill and what life is like on the inside. Janet deals with her motherís alcoholism and the characters that she has met with an amazing sincerity and simplicity. Janet writes about her experiences at the hands of the UKís mental health services, with its abuses and inconsistencies. She hopes her experiences will help people who suffer like she has.