“I’ve been obviously on the verge of a mental breakdown this week.”

Haha…just kidding, guys. It’s been closer to a year or more. And that's my awkward way of introducing you to the little blog I'm going to be writing about said mental breakdown, what caused it, and how I'm striving to get well again. Those opening lyrics from “I Was Scared & I’m Sorry” echo around … Continue reading “I’ve been obviously on the verge of a mental breakdown this week.”

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GWP pt5

My newest playlist is here. I feel like this one got a little dark, though there's some light ones in there too. The Postal Service song is maybe my favorite, I've somehow never heard it before! Added that one to my 'need a pick-me-up' playlist. Until next time, Be well, friends!

Mental Illness in the Media: John Green’s new book and the importance of “own voices”

If you somehow haven't heard yet, John Green, author of The Fault in Our Stars, is publishing a new book this fall after over a five year wait. If you've read my other post about John and his YouTube channel then you know I'm a pretty big fan. So, regardless of the content, I was … Continue reading Mental Illness in the Media: John Green’s new book and the importance of “own voices”

Get Well Playlist 4

This might be the best playlist I've made so far. It has my favorite song by my favorite band (Motion City Soundtrack), plus a bunch of songs that I found recently. Let me know if you hear anything that you like!  Until next time,  Be well, friends! 

Therapy – I like it, I love it, and I want some more of it.

I have been attending in person therapy since mid-February. After using online therapy for a while and finding that I needed more help than was available with that program, I decided to find a therapist I could see in person. And by "decided" I mean after having yet another breakdown that left me in tears … Continue reading Therapy – I like it, I love it, and I want some more of it.

Get Well Playlist pt3

Not sure if anyone even listens to these, but I enjoy making them. Here's the newest installment, hope you like it. Let me know which song is your favorite or drop a link to a playlist of your own in the comments! I love to trade tunes. Until next time, Be well.

Inertia

Before I moved I had a whole blog post in my head about inertia and how when I am able to take decisive action in one area of my life good things tend to follow across the board.