Xanthe Wyse is passionate about creative expression as therapy. She has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). She is active on social media as Bipolar Courage, to have a voice that she was denied.
Her two solo art as therapy exhibitions were linked to writing her debut novel, Pet Purpose: Your Unspoken Voice. It was an exceptionally difficult project to complete a novel, with her cognitive impairments from her disabilities. A project that took 7 years from conception to publication.
Pet Purpose: Your Unspoken Voice
Semi-Autobiographical Erotic Romance
Heni is a 'rescuer' - she tries to rescue pets and men. That's where the cliché ends. Nothing is predictable with bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Heni suppresses intense, painful emotions from sexual abuse trauma tangled up with unexpressed grief. What happens when grief and trauma is suppressed long-term?
What is it like to lose everything? A story of determination, survival and courage.