In 2011 I made a third attempt at training for a marathon and was finally able push through the pain without injury and complete my first marathon. 594 more words
Tags » Introspection
Sometimes, I need to remind myself that I am still alive.
I don’t mean alive in the literal sense. How easy it would be to think to myself, oh, my heart’s still beating, I can feel the inhale and exhale of my breath, so that proves I’m alive and well. 1,285 more words
Day 4. Quick as lightning in its tracks.
As much as depression and the anxiety that accompanies it are a part of me, the way in which I perceive my mental illness is often as a sort of entity apart, almost (though not quite) a spiritual companion – albeit an entirely less than pleasant one. 950 more words