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Kudzu

Living in Atlanta I am very familiar with Kudzu, the vine that quickly overtakes everything in its path and is difficult to eradicate. In doing my research (also known as googling at 4am) I learned that it can ruin entire forested areas, it smothers other plants and trees with its solid blanket of leaves. 114 more words

Mental Illness

day to day in my mind: day six (23/10/2018)

something I struggle with is the numbness that depression can make you feel. it is like you’re alive but you’re not living youre just existing. 188 more words

The Journey

Writer. 

I remember being told when I was very small by my grandmother that we are all “good at something”, that we are all given a ‘gift’. 219 more words

Recovery

October 24.

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Journal

Yep.

Yep. That’s anxiety for you. Don’t ask me to explain it to you when I can’t even explain it to myself.

Mental Illness

Psychiatric Hospitals

I’m not ashamed to say that I’ve spent some time in a psychiatric hospital – in fact, I’ve had three admissions this year and am currently writing this from inside one right now. 996 more words

Mental Illness

Struggle street with a side of coffee

Today, I’m struggling really hard. I don’t know why, but I just can’t get it together. My thoughts are intrusive, I feel physically sick and I just don’t know what to do. 160 more words