I began realizing the seizures changed me. My balance was badly thrown off, I had vertigo, and I spaced out to where I could see people talking, but I just stared with no emotion. I smiled on the outside, but felt raged madness on the inside. I leveled out somewhat, but still had waves of those effects for five years.
— Phillip MimsExcerpt from the Book: Schizencephaly – Angels with Broken Wings (Authors: Tricia Dennis and Stephanie Zeimann)