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Trying to find the meaning behind all this aggression in my son

Since my life, our lives, changed this summer, I’ve been trying to better understand my son. We have both seen psychologists, family therapists, social workers and more. 224 more words


Welcome to Insanity

The obvious thing to do would be to self destruct, till I am but a shell of person, resembling that which goes bump in the night. 395 more words


If I Don't Get Some Shelter

Today is Day 10 of OctPoWriMo. I am behind by a few days now, but I’m hoping to catch up by the end of this weekend. 105 more words


Family Says NYPD Used “Execution-Style” Tactics In Killing Of Mohamed Bah

The family of Mohamed Bah, who died at the hands of police officers in 2012, is accusing the NYPD of covering up the death of the Black man, the… 628 more words


The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

I feel like I’m super behind right now on the reading trend. This book was on all of the bestselling charts in the summer and I remember seeing scores of people reading it on the subway during my commute. 404 more words


My coming out story-the mental illness one

 Today is World Mental Day, ending mental illness awareness week.  This years theme is “Dignity in Mental Health.”  Dignity is often paired with honor and respect.   741 more words

Mental Illness

If a Genie Could Grant us Wholeheartedness

My husband and I were solving all the problems of the world this morning over coffee, and again, the discussion of violence in our nation was at the forefront of our thoughts. 931 more words

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