SHORTS BLOCK: STRUGGLE

Psychotic Break

Struggling 20-something writer Gwen craves her successful older sister’s love and approval after her essay on the Rwandan genocide is accepted for publication, but when her sister brutally trashes her accomplishment, Gwen spirals into madness — losing not only her hold on reality but her very identity as a woman of conscience.

[solitary]

Department of Corrections Inmate identification. Facility: State Supermax. Location: Segregated Housing Unit (Solitary Confinement). Inmate/Cell No.: SHU-#B1-67. Sex: M. H/W: 6’/170. Race: Blk. Category: Security Lvl 3 (High Threat).