The Affirmation by Christopher Priest

Several years ago I read this wonderful, strange book by Daniel Paul Schreber called Memoirs of My Nervous Illness. In it, Schreber tells the true story of the time he spent undergoing treatment for mental illness during the late 19th, early 20th century.  What he describes is not really the actual treatment, but the delusions he suffered.  Except, he does not experience them as delusions. For … Continue reading The Affirmation by Christopher Priest