Photo credit: Rob Dubbin


Hello! I'm Sandy Allen.

I'm a writer of true stories. 

My work focuses on madness and gender.

I wrote a book about my Uncle Bob called 

A KIND OF MIRRACULAS PARADISE: A True story about Schizophrenia. It was published by Scribner. 

Here are some FAQs about AKOMP, Uncle Bob and me.

You can do other things at my website like...

Read and listen to my essays and radio stories

Check out my mental health resources page

Image of paperback cover for A KIND OF MIRRACULAS PARADISE by Sandy Allen, showing a family picnicing on a green field, at a sideways angle (painting by William Kurelek)

Listen to Mad Chat, my podcast where I unpack our pop culture's messages about mental health

Watch my baking instruction series, Breb Class

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