In my youth, I faced a strange phenomenon – psychosis. Memories linger, vivid but distorted. How do emotions truly impact our memories?
At 12, I plunged into mental illness. In this post I explore common BPD traits and how they manifested in my personal experience.
Why do people stay in abusive relationships? Join me on a journey through my own experience and how I feel about it today.
Many roads lead to self-harms dark pits, all of the paved with internal pain. Read on to see why I kept feeding the demons.
I once resisted all forms of treatment, fearing change, but eventually realized the importance it all. Now I wonder – how can we help someone that stubborn?
It’s no secret that our upbringing bears a huge impact on our adult lives. Read on to find out what parents should know about the effects of their actions.
None of us expect the paramedics to call us, and I am no exception. Read the short story to find out my reaction to the first time being called by paramedics.
Many who suffer from mental illnesses often hide their pain in expert ways. I was no different. Read more to find out what made me stop wearing the mask!
Dissociation and the way it feels can often be hard to explain. Read more to find out how I felt during my hardest episode.
As a writer and a person, I am constantly seeking real stories from real people to widen my understanding. I found it in this autobiography by Lucas Derion.