Except for a few close friends in environments where I’m comfortable and feel safe, I’ve been mostly keeping to myself for the past year. This
I went to a birthday party for a friend last night. A large birthday party. With lots of people. I was terrified and had a
Shout out to Divorcing a Narcissist Blog for writing a post that has haunted me now for two weeks. The post titled, “With A Narcissist, Your
I’ve never heard of Spoon Theory before, and it’s resonating with me to an extreme degree. I’ve been called lazy so many times in my
Everyone calls you paranoid when you stress about every possible outcome for every possible scenario. When you have anxiety issues, this is both unavoidable and a potential blessing.
Roz Chast’s brilliant graphic memoir, Can’t We Talk about Something More Pleasant?, is about watching her elderly parents decline. I learned of this book from a
Sometimes, let’s face it, I sit down to do my daily writing practice and I’ve got nothing. I have no idea what to write about.
“Cougar Town” is now available on Hulu. I haven’t watched any of it before now but for years people have been telling me I’d love it.
Sometimes I don’t want to see my friends. They are my soul mates, my spirit guides, my urban family. For ten years we have spent
My anxiety has bested me. Not in the sense that I’ve spent the day curled up in bed hugging myself and wanting sobs to come
I didn’t set out to be a “blogger” but now that I am one I’m finding it delightful. My intent was simply to use this