Recently I was being interviewed on the radio and while speaking about diversity, I blurted out that I am a “cis white woman.” I heard the mistake as soon as the words left my mouth. I didn’t have time to correct myself but it made me stop and think. Am I white? Well, sort of. … More My Complicated Racial Identity
I didn’t want to write this. I’ve been dealing with depression on and off since I was 12. Yes, 12 years of age. That was the first time that life ever got so overwhelming that I thought maybe it was better to end everything than to see if my circumstances and mood would change. It’s … More The Depression Diaries pt 1 – Hey Suicide!
I like to talk about death. A lot. Like to the point that I regularly manage to steer my conversations toward death and death planning. I’m not sure where it comes from but I think it may have started the summer I was 17. I spent some time in New Brunswick visiting family. Every morning … More 5 Common Misconceptions About Death Acceptance
Hello! Welcome to my little corner of the internet. If you’re wondering what this place is all about, it’s a blog for me to focus on two of my favourite subjects: death acceptance and body positivity. Some people might think that’s a strange combination but these are two areas that highly influence my life. Of … More Welcome