Tag Archives: Mental Health

Escapism

I am an extremely sensitive person. So sensitive that I sometimes appear cold and disconnected. I need to, for my own sanity. I have to turn it all off for a bit and try and hush the heavy emotions before … Continue reading

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Reflections on 2014 (aka the Obligatory New Years Post)

Today is the last day of 2014…and naturally, I am sitting here reflecting on 2014 and wondering what 2015 will bring. So many exciting things happened to me this year; like publishing my first novel, writing and publishing my second … Continue reading

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On Being an Empath (and what that means)

Growing up, I was always described as an emotional, sensitive person. I was the child that cried when the bad guys got hurt in Home Alone. I hurt when those around me hurt. Matt says that I take on other … Continue reading

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Soundtrack

I wanted to write a beautiful blog post, full of raw perspective and witty insights. I had some ideas, they were on the tip of my tongue…but they fluttered from my grasp before I could reach out to touch them. … Continue reading

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No Air

I’m sick right now, with either a head cold or allergies. My eyes are leaky and I can barely see without squinting. My nose is so clogged and yet somehow, so runny. It’s really not a pretty sight. Plus…it feels … Continue reading

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Waves

I am an emotional person, I think anyone who knows me or who has been reading my blog for any length of time, no matter how small, knows that. It’s pretty obvious. It’s my best and my worst quality, my … Continue reading

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The Hangover

Back before I knew what life was really about, I thought the only ‘hangover’ one could get was from the bottom of a mickey of vodka or banana rum after a night of partying. Now, after life has taught me … Continue reading

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