Misophonia is a neurological condition that causes a fight/flight/freeze response to certain audial and visual stimuli. Written by a sufferer, Full of Sound and Fury, is a book about Misophonia’s life impact. Chapters include: Interviews with Sufferers, Coping with Misophonia, Explaining Misophonia, and several more. It can start as early as four in the morning. Your upstairs neighbour stomps his feet. All of a sudden, you go from being half-asleep and calm to a nervous wreck. You’re tired, exhausted, and you’re angry. How dare he stomp around and have no regard for your feelings or personal space? Rationality plays no part with Misophonia. Logically, you know he has no idea how loud he’s being – but the response is the same. Then there’s the pen tapper in class, and the leg shaker. Your eyes might start to water. You feel the shaking inside of you, and you’re trapped. You can’t watch them, because your breath is getting quicker, impatient. You cover your eyes, but you still know. You cover your ears, but you still feel it. Eventually you want to scream, loudly. You may even see yourself hurting them, or yourself. You don’t want to feel this way. Your mind perceives it as a threat. Your body is reacting and you may feel scared, or even guilty. Then the rage takes over. You have two choices: You can leave, even if it’s important to you to stay, or you can react.
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Shaylynn Hayes is a sufferer of Misophonia. She has been a writer all of her life, as early as 8 years old. She has always been interested in writing, people, and research. However, her interest in the subject comes from her daily struggle with the disorder. Shaylynn writes fiction as a passion, and it is her career aspiration to continue writing as much as possible. Not only a writer, she is also a designer with an Honours Diploma in Creative Digital Media. Shaylynn currently attends St. Thomas University in Fredericton, NB for a BA in English Literature with a minor in Irish Studies. Aside from these classes she also has an interest in Political Science.
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