Back in June when Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain both committed suicide within days of each other there was all sorts of talk about depression. People urged those who are struggling to “reach out” and did all sorts of performative acts to show that they really care and are there for people who are … More Giving Up The Fight
It’s that time of year again. We are into the last days of 2016 which means that in addition to people lamenting what a dumpster fire this year has been there is now also talk of juice cleanses and detox diets. There is talk of ridding one’s home of any last Christmas confection as if it … More 2017 Will Be The Year I Listen to My Body
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!