- 2020 INDIES Winner
- Silver, Autobiography & Memoir (Adult Nonfiction)
Jeffrey Zuckerman’s harrowing five-year ride began after thirty years of marriage, when the woman he loved endured her first manic episode and severe depression. Struggling to manage his own self-care, Jeff needed to learn how to overcome the stigma, loneliness, and guilt that accompanied his wife’s battle with a mood disorder. Intimate, funny, and hopeful, Jeff’s story chronicles the power of compassion and resilience in the survival of a marriage and a caregiver’s own well-being.