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Taking on Projects

Sometimes, I find it to be good to have a project going on in my life.

It can be inspiring, motivating, and usually fun. I say usually because sometimes it can get challenging, and if there is some sort of deadline then its especially difficult to find motivation. 526 more words

Lifestyle

The Importance of Sharing Our Story Has Become Time Sensitive - Guest post!

“It is our truth that will set us free”~Candace

Before I begin I would like to thank Orange walls for this opportunity.  Guest posting is a great way to become integrated into the community. 911 more words

Blog

How to be brave? November 18, 2018

Victories:  Continue to wake up, get out of bed, PUT ON SOME MAKEUP, go to work EVERYDAY. I want more victories. I want to be more brave. 306 more words

Intro to Mental Health

Myth: Only people with MI suffer from depression.

Fact: MI is actually very common;  1 in 5 Americans experience MH problems, 1 in 10 young adults experience a period in major depression, 1 in 25 Americans live with a serious MI  such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or major depression. 884 more words

Self-Help

Depression and Nothing

Depression And Nothing
by Sam M. Phillips

Crushed,
Rolled out flat,
Who has the energy?

Where do I go from here?
There’s nothing,
Maybe later there will be more, 108 more words

Poetry

Get The FACTS on Why Mental Illness is NOT NOT NOT a Disease... Before it's Too Late!

BEHAVIORS ARE NOT DISEASES!  THEY ARE CHOICES!

Psychiatric disorders are not medical diseases. There are no lab tests, brain scans, X-rays or chemical imbalance tests that can verify any mental disorder is a physical condition.  613 more words

Addiction

Seeing the Pauses for What They Are

Here I go… again. I am not bad. I am not good. I am stuck somewhere below the middle and as usual this drives me crazy; however, this time I am determined to see it for what it is, which is normal. 313 more words

Mental Illness