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OCD and jiggling the handle

I know the front door is locked; I checked it last night and I haven’t been out since. Have fairies unlocked it during the day perhaps? 276 more words

Mental Illness

To Show Yourself Compassion

Today I gave the homily at the chapel at my school. Below is what I said.

Today we are talking about compassion, something that has been taught to use since we were little. 863 more words

10 Things I'm Afraid To Tell You Blog Post

A few weeks ago I read a blog post by a friend. The post was called ’10 Things I’m Afraid To Tell You’ . I loved the blog post and it made me think about what I would put in such a blog post. 1,390 more words

Being Gay

It's been a bad time

Continually being a bad time, that is.

Turns out I’ve developed a shopping addiction to fill the void of emptiness and anxiety. This is better than drinking, but…not by much. 49 more words

Anxiety: Thou Is A Heartless Bitch

I’ve always been an anxious sort of guy. From when I was at school shitting my pants over the risk of putting a foot wrong in the classroom, to… 227 more words

Mental Health

The singel me

I’m always going to feel down about the fact I do not have a partner to love and support me. I have, since the age of 18, always had a boyfriend. 265 more words


Anxiety & Kids: Too much, too little, or just enough?

Anxiety in children, teens and young adults is a big issue—so big that The Family Institute’s next Circle of Knowledge event focuses on the topic. At this event, Dr. 704 more words

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