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Stasis

Sometimes, barely in the last 6 months, but once in a while i’ll get a few hours where i’ll feel like a human being. Today i had it this morning, so I decided i’d go for a walk and just see how far I could go. 800 more words

Anxiety

Here's Reality

Reality shows have risen in popularity since they hit the airwaves years ago. Now it seems there’s a reality show for everything under the sun, from singing to cooking, to singing while cooking, to underwater basket weaving. 327 more words

Social Justice

Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy

In my lifetime, I suffered from PTSD due to many friend’s dying all between a few years. I lost 12 friends by 24, and was suffering badly from PTSD. 324 more words

Mental Health

A Pond Hopper's Addendum

.. Sorry Southampton….for I have never told you this..I was just a young kid honouring her Celtic roots in “silent witness”…

1974..

It was the year that I got to study art formally at Southampton School of Fine Art.. 722 more words

Issues Of Our Times

The-rapist

My therapist says she wants to try something
and I say “Sure,” because she keeps
a jar of candy on her desk
and I’m a fucking idiot… 157 more words

Poetry

Humour for the Desensitized. 

Since a large part of the internet (social media) has slowly become a place for sensitive and politically correct discourse, a lot of people seem to confuse things that are supposed to be funny as serious issues. 195 more words

Non Fiction / Personal Crap

Questioning the Media: Cuatro

Q: Should parents be able to get books removed from school libraries or reading lists because they find ideas or languages in them objectionable? What arguments can you make for or against this? 204 more words