I have tried to stick to being this person that I’ve believed that other people want me to be. I have gone through many different phases – the “emo” phase, the “wear all the nerdy t-shirts and nerd out” phase, the “wanna be hipster but I live in a small town in Canada and there’s […]Read more "Persona"
Self care and self love are things that are often talked about. From Pinterest boards to signs with quotes about it to subscription boxes devoted to it, a lot of people have put in a lot of time and effort in creating resources and ideas about self care. I think everyone needs a healthy amount […]Read more "Self Care With a Mental Illness"
This is something that I knew I should write about, but between being busy and straight up not wanting to, I just never got around to it. I think that I didn’t want to talk about this because I still don’t want to always admit that I have a problem. I don’t want to admit […]Read more "Diagnosis"
As I am writing this, it is 4:40am. I haven’t slept at all. I finally decided to go to bed at 2am and let my roommate sleep instead of talk to me. I laid in my bed and cried as my brain spiraled. I felt as if I was losing control. What if I do […]Read more "4am Mental Illness"
About a week ago, I completely deleted Facebook. I didn’t do this because of all of the privacy (or lack of) coming to light (although that didn’t exactly make me want to keep the account), but because of my own usage of it. I realized that I had just mindlessly wasted most of my evening […]Read more "A Week Without Facebook"
Does anyone else look around and realize that they’ve lost their grip on what was once really important to them? And it’s not that those priorities are suddenly less important now, but that they just slipped away or distractions and/or life got in the way? I’ve noticed that a lot recently in my life. For […]Read more "Priorities"
Hello! As a human, I have gathered a lot of stuff throughout the years. I have a guitar that I begged for as a gift for my 19th birthday that I’ve never learned or touched more than 5 times (I’m now 22). I have a record player that I rarely use, I have a typewriter […]Read more "Minimalism"