Lipstick And Thongs In The Loony Bin


"When you're just crazy enough to know that there's no such thing as sanity."

Courtney Walsh is a bipolar humor author of Lipstick and Thongs in the Loony Bin who boldly shares her story of how she tried to unsuccessfully off herself on New Years Day in 2004. As Lipstick and Thongs unfolds, Courtney shares glimpses of her world and takes her readers on a ride that is part revelation, part inspiration and always entertaining. So was this interview!

Join Courtney for a li'l Tuck Talk as she shares her botched suicide attempt, "being loony", and life with a colorful cast of fellow 'bin-mates' at a mental hospital.

With a mission to raise compassionate awareness around mental illness issues and decrease the fear-based stigma and labels associated with those issues, Courtney's passion is to show teens and adults facing these issues how to go from rock bottom to rock on!