An imperfect post

I haven’t posted in a while. Because I’m scared whatever I post won’t be good enough. I’m scared it won’t live up to the stuff I’ve written previously. I’m scared I’ll somehow let down people’s expectations of me. More than anything these fears are just projections of my own anxiety. So let’s challenge that, shall […]

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Medication & Me

Throughout my life, my views on medication have shifted around more times than I can count. Well, I can probably count them, as I’m about to write an entire post recounting these different views. But that’s beside the point. When I was younger, I don’t recall having much opinion regarding the ethical aspect of medications. […]

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Being creative when inspiration seems to have vanished

I will be honest with you and say that I really don’t feel much like writing right now. The words don’t seem to flow as freely from my brain to my hands as I would like them to. My mind seems a bit cluttered, foggy somehow, even though I feel really well today. Motivation and […]

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Trying new things when you’re scared of, well, everything

A couple of days ago, on pure impulse mostly, I bought this domain and spent a few hours crafting my first blog post. I felt pretty good about it. Then I published it and shared it on Facebook. Instantly I felt like I had just made a huge mistake. Like it was foolish to even try […]

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New year, new anxieties

As the year 2017 draws to a close, there is no shortage of positivity everywhere we look around us. The holidays are a time of celebration, a time for reminiscing and a time for new beginnings. But these days have a darker, often less acknowledged side to them as well; the holidays can be an exceptionally […]

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