June, a young attorney turned work at home mother must battle with the sudden and paralyzing symptoms of an unforgiving illness that affects one in every ten new mothers. She is confronted with a once secret but devastating condition. A disorder that attacks and threatens to break the strongest human bond on earth: the bond between mother and child.
From pregnancy to the hell that is postpartum depression and anxiety, June discloses intimate detail from her journal, medical records and family history. Amidst the savage depression and crushing panic attacks, she finds strength and solace in family, the art of storytelling and the mystery of faith.