Finding Peace Within My Mind

C/W—T/W: Mentions of mental health issues and harmful coping mechanisms. If you’ve read my posts before, you are probably aware that I have various mental illnesses and that I am open about my struggles with them. If this is your first time reading a post from me, then you’re about to understand what I mean.Continue reading “Finding Peace Within My Mind”

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”

Starting Over—Again!: An Attempt and a Second Mental Hospital Adventure

Part 4: The Facility and Life After T/W: light mentions of mental illness and mental facilities. Hello to everyone reading this! This is the final part of my second mental hospital experience and with that in mind, I’d like to say a few things. For starters, I know I didn’t post anything last Friday (postsContinue reading “Starting Over—Again!: An Attempt and a Second Mental Hospital Adventure”

Starting Over—Again!: An Attempt and a Second Mental Hospital Adventure

Part 3: The ER T/W: Mentions of eating disorders, self-harm and suicidal ideation/suicide attempt Hello to those reading this! This is the third part of this specific blog, so if you haven’t read the first two, and would like to, you can find them on the home page of my blog! I do recommend readingContinue reading “Starting Over—Again!: An Attempt and a Second Mental Hospital Adventure”

Starting Over—Again!: An Attempt and a Second Mental Hospital Adventure

Part 2: The Ambulance Ride T/W: Mentions of self-harm, suicidal ideation/attempt. So there I was, on cloud nine, adrenaline blasting through my veins—armed with the knowledge that I loved myself enough to keep my body alive for another day. It truly is a sensational feeling. It’s a feeling of warmth and peace that gives youContinue reading “Starting Over—Again!: An Attempt and a Second Mental Hospital Adventure”

New Beginnings

T/W: Discussion of mental illnesses, toxic relationships, and mild swearing. Hello readers, it’s that time again, and in this current moment I’m feeling optimistic, so I felt like I should write about it. I want to start by saying that not everything in my life is magically perfect and better than it’s been—quite the opposite,Continue reading “New Beginnings”