I have had the most unbelievable day…and I can’t blog all about it here because it’s about another person and this information is pretty damaging. But let’s just say through experiencing something truly awful, I have once again learned to appreciate my own life. 459 more words
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Trigger Warning: Bound to make some people mad.
I follow a page on Facebook, Chronic Illness Cat. It’s essentially an on line support group for people with chronic illnesses, mainly physical ones like Fibromyalgia and other auto-immune disorders, but I find their content relevant to mental health issues as well. 2,058 more words
Time to pass the VRA … update redistricting rules and make it easier for ALL Americans to VOTE
Today (Monday, 25 May 2015), the United States celebrates Memorial Day, to honor the fallen of all American wars. The tradition itself dates back to about three years after the end of the American Civil War with the rise of Decoration Days, where the graves of dead soldiers would be adorned with flowers to commemorate and honor the lives lost. 484 more words