Lithium And Lies: A True Story About Sex, Drugs and Mania

September 15, 2016

Charles Monroe-Kane grew up hearing voices in his head. For years he tried to drown them out with potentially lethal quantities of hard drugs and alcohol. Lithium saved his life but coming clean about his past hasn't been easy. How do you admit, as a public radio producer, that for years you had trouble holding on to reality?