Here’s to Firsts

Guys, I did something new yesterday. Like really new. A first. I signed up for a free boxing class at a TITLE boxing center near my house. I was really nervous because I'm really out of shape and I've never done anything like it before. I almost called and cancelled twice the day of but … Continue reading Here’s to Firsts

Escaping From Life

Sometimes I feel the need to escape from life. My moods can be so low or I can feel like all my senses are dulled down and I'm a shell. A lot of the time I turn to napping to escape. Even though I sleep close to 12 hours every night I will usually still … Continue reading Escaping From Life

Restful Sleep Is So Crucial… Yet So Far Away

One of the things I've learned over the last few years is that restful sleep is so crucial to my mental health. If I don't have a good night's sleep I am extremely vulnerable to my emotions, especially where my depression is concerned. So it's incredibly frustrating that my sleep has been so disrupted lately. … Continue reading Restful Sleep Is So Crucial… Yet So Far Away

100 Followers!!!

Guys! I have 100 followers on this blog! I am so excited and I am completely geeking out! I love writing on this blog about mental illness and my journey with it and sharing poems that I write inspired by life events. It means so much to me that you have all taken the time … Continue reading 100 Followers!!!

When Writing Becomes Hard

I've been wanting to write a post for a week yet I've been unable to. The first sentence of this post was written a day before this sentence. My mood has been... low. I think I described it in therapy today as "monotone." I don't mean that I was speaking in a monotone (although I … Continue reading When Writing Becomes Hard

So, It’s Been 6 Days

So, it's been 6 days since my last text-y post.  And, actually, Sunday evening was an a light one for me.  I hung out with my sister, her girlfriend, and my cousin.  The day leading up to it was pretty blah, though. I've been feeling quite depressed.  I was experiencing loneliness, I felt neglected, I … Continue reading So, It’s Been 6 Days