Zoe Popper has visions at the most inconvenient moments. She thinks she’s going crazy. But when a mysterious gentleman offers to become her teacher, she begins to question everything she knew. As she fights to hold her family together, Zoe realises she must risk her sanity for a glimpse of the truth. But will the prize be worth it? After all, what use is enlightenment if you can’t hold on to the people you love?
Addled is a novel about spiritual emergency and how a crisis can become an awakening. Using the philosophy of Zen Buddhism, it follows one woman’s quest to find inner peace and self-knowledge, and offers an alternative perspective on mental illness and how to turn a breakdown into a revelation. Challenge your perception of reality by joining Zoe on her quest for enlightenment.