Why is the United States the only country in the entire world that has made it legal to advertise prescription drugs? How did we go from declaring war on drugs to promoting them on television ads? As of December 2016, one in six Americans were relying upon psychiatric drugs, with the majority being antidepressants. Really??… Continue reading Government Pharmaceuticals
I am so sick and tired of being lied to. I am a loyal, honest, and open person and I think that must be the reason why I get lied to so often. Doctors wonder why I have paranoia and trust issues… HELLO?! IT IS BECAUSE THE WORLD IS FULL OF FUCKING LIARS. Everyone is… Continue reading Done.
I was always an unusually shy child but that was probably due to the fear I constantly harbored. My grandpa always tells the story of how I would instantly disappear behind his legs and try to hide. I was timid, scared, lonely. I remember wondering why all my friends loved their mothers and trusted them… Continue reading Becoming Bipolar
It’s Sunday, 3am. I’m laying next to my sleeping other half on the couch, feeling his sleepy arms draped across me, watching him dream in envy. I work in the morning and all I want is to be sleeping as peacefully as he is but I can’t get my mind to stop harassing me. I… Continue reading The War in My Mind
Living with a mental illness is not easy. It will not ever be easy, but it does get easier. Until then, there is the learning process. I am convinced no one on this earth has to work as hard to learn and understand themselves as someone suffering from mental illness. Each day is a constant… Continue reading Living with Mental Illness