This One Made It Out Of The Drafts

T/W—C/W: Brief discussion of mental illness. Hello readers! I’ve certainly been missing for a bit. I don’t necessarily have a reason but then also have a million. I think to sum it up, life happens and I’m mentally ill so ambition is hard to find. Still, I haven’t abandoned writing this blog. As a matterContinue reading “This One Made It Out Of The Drafts”

25 Lessons For 25 Years!

Hello readers! If you’re reading this on the day this is posted, it is officially four days until my 25th birthday. That is two and a half decades or a quarter of a century. Still, while it sounds grand when said with pretension, it’s a relatively small number. That said, I’ve learned a lot inContinue reading “25 Lessons For 25 Years!”

Happy (Early) Birthday To Me

Hello readers! To anyone who follows this blog, I just want you to know that there will not be an official blog post today. I’m taking this week off to rest and for my birthday celebration that I have tomorrow. I also want to put extra time and care into my post for next weekContinue reading “Happy (Early) Birthday To Me”

My Ongoing Struggle with Depression and Anxiety and How it has Impacted My Life

C/W-T/W: Discussion of Anxiety and Depression. Hello to all who read this! I have disappeared for a few weeks. It was not the plan, but I think it’s a great place to start with this specific post. So, without sugar-coating it, I’m depressed. What I mean is, I have depression…and anxiety, the dynamic duo ofContinue reading “My Ongoing Struggle with Depression and Anxiety and How it has Impacted My Life”

Friends (I Miss You…)

T/W: very subtle mentions of sexual assault. Also, overall tone of this post is sad. (This is a heads up that this post will be a bit different from my others. It’s going to be a bit scattered and more like unfiltered thoughts than a story or experience. Enjoy and Happy Friday the 13th!) FriendsContinue reading “Friends (I Miss You…)”

Learning How to be by Myself

T/W: Discussions of sex, eating disorders, and unhealthy coping mechanisms. Hello! I know my schedule with updating this blog has been super all over the place. I’m going to try to make it my mission to get back on schedule. Especially because a lot of the more hectic parts of my life have finally calmedContinue reading “Learning How to be by Myself”

Coping With Loss and Life Itself

(This post was written when I was trying to heal from some events in my life. I am feeling much better at the moment but still feel this can apply when grieving and healing!) Hello, it’s been a while, I know. I have been trying to focus on myself and healing mentally and physically lately.Continue reading “Coping With Loss and Life Itself”

Learning to Focus on Myself

Hello everyone, happy Friday! Today I want to do something a little bit different. I noticed lately that a lot of my blogs have involved other people somehow—even if the overall blog was supposed to be about me and an experience that I personally had, it still always ended up revolving around someone else. UponContinue reading “Learning to Focus on Myself”

Discovering Myself

T/W: post will deal with traumatic themes including sexual abuse and repercussions of trauma—trauma responses. Also includes mentions of mental illnesses. Oh boy…another Friday, another post, and more experiences that I’m living through that can hopefully help one of you. I have to admit from the start that this post is going to be aContinue reading “Discovering Myself”