I wish I remember the details of what follows, though, really, it’s better that I don’t. I remember enough and I’ll share that with you. 3,997 more words
Which way is starboard again?
With everything else going on I completely forgot to post these photos of the visitor we had last week!
One cold morning this week I was walking down our frosted pier, thinking Arctic thoughts when a flapping movement caught my eye. 289 more words
2 hours, 58 minutes
The one thing I haven’t talked about or just said verbatim, when it comes to mental health issues, is the topic of love and that it’s sadly not enough. 1,900 more words
4 hours, 4 minutes
My sister says “You’re no fun” and I feel bad. I know I’m not. I’m sick and depressed. I don’t feel like doing anything but laying on my bed. 187 more words
13 hours, 3 minutes
Speaking My Truth
Some days you try.
Some days are trying.
Often days involve a little bit of one and a lot of the other.
And then there are the days that take all you have of both. 109 more words
13 hours, 52 minutes
Cloudy with a Chance of Chaos
Living with depression
is like watching people around you
breathing but instead
your blue lips inhale
words of self-hatred
and you know you should
be able to fill your… 33 more words
15 hours, 12 minutes
I was 16 when it began. I’d had the perfect, idyllic childhood. Raised in a close knit town, surrounded by caring people, the perfect nuclear family. 1,652 more words
15 hours, 49 minutes