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The Case for Voicemail, Mourning "The Fantastic Four" and More #Mustreads

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  1. Everyone hates voicemail. You can’t just scan for what you need to know, it takes up precious smartphone hard drive space and yet your parents still leave them.
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Depression: The dealing and the healing.

You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.”-Robin Williams

I’ve always been very candid about my bouts with depression, which I believe is something that never really goes away, at least not completely. 2,579 more words


Ocean of Hope

Wrote this like a year ago.

The trees faded into one another as we drove fast past everything. The pink sky was the back canvas to such chaos. 368 more words


Lately I've been forgetting

I’m not prone to hypochondria. I accept my symptoms in a rational way and move on. Admittedly I have also been known to go into acute submissive denial, such as the six months I spent in blissful ignorance of my pregnancy – wild horses and strangers knew I was pregnant before I did.   301 more words


It's been a while

I’ve been getting by.  There are even signs of resilience, though I’ve been brushing them away like stray hairs blowing in my eyes.

I started this blog to learn how to be stronger in myself.   339 more words


How We'll Know

Up all night,
Only a few dreams go by.
I wake up to you,
The sound of your voice,
I settle in.

We speak of your seconds, 158 more words


Getting By

I often have to remind myself that just getting by is not a bad thing when you’re only twenty-three.

My parents are good people. I’ve talked about them many times before. 831 more words