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My Life Without ED

“Recovery is learning that you have a choice: You can choose to be hopeful rather than hopeless; you can choose to act from faith rather than react from fear; … 308 more words


Achievement Unlocked: Milo

Ever since I can remember I have loved Milo (for those not living in Australia or NZ, it is this malt chocolate powder you put with milk and it can be hot or cold depending on what you like or want. 733 more words


A Proper Diagnosis Leads to a Proper Cure

In February of 2007 I was hospitalized for 2 weeks due to an episode of postpartum psychosis. In 2009, after noticing that I was struggling with anxiety and irritability I went to a psychiatrist. 970 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Lessons from the "Three Little Pigs"

We all know the story of the “Three Little Pigs.”

The story begins with the title characters being sent out into the world by their mother, to “seek out their fortune”. 901 more words

Its all about which voice is louder...

and right now they are all screaming at about the same level. I’m not depressed, not really, more I feel ambivalent toward the current state of my life. 430 more words


Two Months Ago Today:

Two months ago today, I overdosed. At almost this exact time, I was in an ambulance and heading to the nearest hospital. Taking those 86 pills was the easiest part of what I would experience in the ICU for the next six days, as well as the two weeks plus of physical recovery following discharge. 2,945 more words


A Buried Treasure of Emerging Seashells

The house had a seashell room.

The entire ceiling of a bedroom was decorated with a mosaic of seashells and mirrors.

Picture frames made of shells. 466 more words