Miriam Datskovsky

Miriam Datskovsky


 Miriam Datskovsky is a writer living in New York. Her credits include New York Magazine, Los Angeles Magazine, Brides Magazine, The Daily Beast, Condé Nast Portfolio and Federated Media, and JFKLAX.com. She worked on the Sex and the City prequel The Carrie Diaries and wrote two episodes of the ABC family comedy Speechless. Miriam is currently working on a memoir about her relationship with her Orthodox Jewish mother as she explores the world outside the confines of her religious upbringing. 

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When Mental Illness Hurts Too Much To Talk About 

I have a mental illness. I am mentally ill. I can barely bring myself to say the words. I have not uttered the phrase “I am mentally ill” out loud.