This time of year is always the hardest. It’s my busy season at work, and I spend more time working than anything. It’s late nights and weekends, 55 hours a week and Saturdays. I barely get a full nights sleep due to the time it takes to wind down after work. With those sleep deprived…… Continue reading 5 Things You Never Thought to Ask
“Therapy is great,” they said. “It will be so beneficial,” they said. Don’t get me wrong. I enjoy my therapy sessions…that actual sessions. There’s nothing like talking to another person who helps you make sense of why that misspelling in an email won’t mean you’ll be living on the streets and jobless tomorrow. Yes, this…… Continue reading I’m a C Student and Other Things Therapy Has Taught Me.
As a child, this is what I knew to be true. I grew up and was a part of the greatest nation in the world. We didn’t stand for injustice and felt all people deserved the chance to improve themselves and their lot in life. Regardless of your skin color, your religion or country of…… Continue reading The Land of the Frearful
Lately when I tell people about my feelings or anxiety, their response is always….Have you tried yoga? No…no I haven’t tried the most popular exercise craze that is supposed to center you. It never crossed my mind. It always drives me nuts when people suggest obvious solutions to something as complex as an anxiety disorder. I’d…… Continue reading Can Someone Turn This Off?
Welcome to 2017!!! The new year has finally begun, and I’m rather sure I’m in the majority when I say it was so good to 2016 end. It seems almost everyone I know had a rough year, myself included, and it’s good to feel like there is a new start. I know it’s been a…… Continue reading Ringing in the New Year – What I learned in 2016 and what I want for 2017
This post was actually meant to be something else, but in the midst of trying to write it, I just couldn’t do it.I still struggle with of I was in love with you. Sometimes, I’m just not sure. My family and friends tell me that means I really wasn’t. You don’t guess when it’s live.…… Continue reading I think it’s Time I Admit I wasn’t in Love with You
Tomorrow is election day, and I’m ecstatic. This election cycle has been one for the record books. It’s been particularly nasty and stressful, and we haven’t seen the best in people in quite a while. I’m planning on starting my day early to vote just so I can spend the rest of the day on…… Continue reading Things to Do Instead of Watching Election Coverage