Finding a New Place in the World Through Listening and Good Relationships – Amelia’s Story

From Mad in Italy: Sure that my testimony can be useful, I write.

Fifteen years ago I was very sick and so I asked a psychiatrist for help. I felt confused, to the point that, thinking I had the powers of Jesus walking above the waters, I walked with one leg from the balcony.

My partner paled when he saw me make that gesture. I withdrew my leg. I heard voices telling me to look at the sun to enlighten myself. I did, but I didn’t light up. I still have injuries to my corneas from that absurd gesture of looking at the sun without protection.

Now I know that the voice was simply my mind that ‘lies’.

Read the full article here and the English translation here