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Terrified of sleepless nights

The one med I always feel guilt for is sleep medication. For 30 years of my life I have always slept 8 hours or more. Almost always fallen asleep when my head hits the pillow. 219 more words


Shutting off

When I’m having really bad days, it’s hard to stay grounded and present in my life. It’s like I’m there, but not really. It troubles me that I have to be around people — my family, my friends, my students — and that I’m expected to be this person I don’t feel like being being.  140 more words


Meditation and Nature

Photo taken by contributor Lori Goodwin who has fought a lifelong battle with PTSD and Bipolar II (both of which were only recently diagnosed). She has had many people in her family also struggle with mental health challenges – including anxiety, depression, OCD, and schizophrenia. 147 more words



Just how far would YOU go to use something against someone? Would YOU use what a person says as ammunition to get what YOU want? A friend and I talked about this the other day. 555 more words


I'm Just A Mess

I’m over sensitive I am crying at the drop of the hat and I don’t feel like posting.

Turns out I missed a call from the ECT people yesterday and now I have to wait until Monday.. 77 more words