Angela is Susannah's best friend at the New York Post. She's a few years older than Susannah, and Susannah says that she often jokes that she'd love it if a future daughter were just like Angela. Angela is one of the Post's most talented reporters, and she often spends her Friday nights writing several different stories on multiple screens. After Susannah returns to work, Angela surreptitiously helps Susannah with her articles.
Angela Character Timeline in Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
The timeline below shows where the character Angela appears in Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...alcohol. Today, however, the room is subdued and silent. Susannah slides into her seat beside Angela, one of her best friends, and quietly asks if she knows anything about bedbug bites. (full context)
...have a job change and financial success. When Susannah returns to her desk, she finds Angela looking depressed and discovers that a fellow reporter had just died from melanoma. The funeral... (full context)
...home that night, later than usual, Stephen is already there cooking dinner. Rather than take Angela's advice and tell Stephen the truth, Susannah lies about where she's been. When she tells... (full context)
...plasma is replaced with protein-rich fluid. Several of Susannah's friends visit during this stay. When Angela visits, she's startled by Susannah's appearance. She later emails Paul and says that Susannah is... (full context)