A Notebook of Love


A Notebook of Love

My Story on Mental Health

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Second Place Book Award

Second Place Award

Nonfiction > Health & Wellness - Mental Health, Nonfiction > Relationships - Love & Marriage


Luis a U.S. Army War Veteran and his wife are separated and about to divorce after 14 years of marriage. Luis has Bipolar and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and faces a tough question from his wife, who has various mental illnesses. His wife was placed in a state of delusion from a change in her psychological medications and is asking the question, Is she worthy of love? She knows very little of his mental health and history of abuse, leading Luis into a mental whirlwind and trying to find a valid answer to her question. Luis reveals his true love and worthiness by providing his story and perspective from his beginning to the present. Luis provides details about being a victim of child abuse, alcoholism, Bipolar Disorder, and PTSD and strives for self-improvement, from a Male’s perspective. Love – Borderline Personality disorder – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Bipolar Disorder – Anxiety – Depression – Marriage