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New possibilities and corn byproduct cat litter

Bhindi and Medea looking way more innocent than they actually are.

A few nights ago, I went to Petsmart to get cat litter. I usually buy a dependable clay clumping type. 783 more words


Stigma Will Whack at You. Don't You Believe It

Compassionate Love: Displaying Compassion for Those Who Struggle with Mental Illness or Abuse  (c)2019 Nancy Virden, Always The Fight Ministries

A woman with an air of presumed superior knowledge, said, “I do not believe depression is an illness. 525 more words



I still draw breath
still moving along
even if on old paths

and for now
those trails
keep me going

keep me in check
and they stop
the inches of steel

from drawing lines
severing flows
and have me ebb away.

The Future and the Fear

I have struggled with mental illnesses since I was in middle school. Anxiety was the main bully of my mind, but occasionally it brought its buddy depression. 518 more words


Getting Out Of The House

Depression is such a boring illness. I am so fed up of doing nothing but staying in bed until it’s time to go to work, and crawling back under the duvet as soon as I get home. 797 more words


My Fortress of Solitude

Yes, I realize the post title doesn’t go with the hobbit house photo, but I liked it, so there you have it.  Anyway…

Home has had various meanings for me over the course of my life, and I think it’s probably more important now than it’s ever been. 615 more words

Mental Health

Anxiety: Today I Just Can’t.

Recently nothing much has changed in my life. I’ve made a concerted effort to eat more healthily and to exercise more regularly, but otherwise it would be fair to say my life is standing still in most other aspects. 1,261 more words