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My Story of Struggles and Survival

While this blog will be dedicated to my journey of healing, this first post will explore my story of abuse, neglect and assault.

It began years ago, around the time I was 1 or 2 in fact. 1,700 more words

Abuse

Bipolar Disorder & Addiction

Today was difficult. It was definitely one of my “down” days which is naturally my biggest trigger to begin drinking again. I didn’t want to get out of bed, I didn’t want to talk to customers at work, and all I could think about was getting home, curling up inside a bottle, and wasting away in front of the television until I passed out. 532 more words

Recovery

The best way to stop a mosquito bite from itching is surprisingly simple

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

Mosquito bites are more than just annoying. They swell and itch, driving the victim mad. But for all the “home recipes,” the best method to stop the itch is a surprising one that’s been around for some time. 18 more words

Lifestyle

are you a toxic person? (hot! quote)

“Do you use others as an excuse to keep your pain alive? Do you fictionalize, exaggerate, and form conclusions using just your limited perception? Is there always someone to blame for the way you feel? 27 more words

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Racism

While certain groups of people use the words “Government” and “Taxes” as a weapon to block rational discussion. Generally, a very different group of people use “Racism” for the same reason. 2,796 more words

Essay

Chicago

Summer is a wonderful time of the year. The sun shines, children are out of school and families spend time together. Even in a hot city summer can be joyous.  124 more words

A Victim's Perspective

I’m not going to pick sides in the Heard vs Depp divorce. It’s a celebrity divorce and we’ll never know the whole truth. But the amount of bad press surrounding someone who is a potential domestic abuse victim (from what the press has shown, she also has sufficient proof and was granted a restraining order) is making me sick. 1,234 more words