Plenty of people try to make you feel guilty for not functioning well regardless of your mental illness. What they don’t know is that you already feel guilty for not doing well. Not succeeding at being normal. There’s a guilt from mental illness that isn’t talked about enough. Mine is strongest when my depression and/or … More The Guilt from Mental Illness
Having depression and anxiety hit at the same time is like trudging through a heavy fog split by lightning. Only the fog is physically heavy as well as thick, and the lightning strikes you each time, sending roaring energy through you to the ground. Casting your nerves and mind into a jittering frenzy and leaving … More Depression & Anxiety: A Heavy Fog Split by Lightning
In honor of World Mental Health Day yesterday, be kind to yourself today. To others, too, but don’t leave yourself out. You matter, and so does your mental health. Hugs,Savannah
Every romance novel has to have a happy ending, right? But what does “happy ending” mean? In terms of romance novels, that is – I’m not talking slang (Although that happens in romance novels, too.). Happy Ending Variations in Romance Novels Love and Marriage If we’re talking traditional romance novel, there’s only one possible happy … More What Does “Happy Ending” Mean in a Romance Novel?
If you assumed this would be a rant, you’re right. If you assumed this would be a rant on a frivolous, even stupid subject, you’re still right. But, come on, full size blankets are irritating. They’re almost square but not quite. And the difference is so minuscule in comparison to the overall size that the … More Full Size Blankets Are Irritating
I have 1 month left to finish the book and reach my (amended) goal. (Aaaaaaaaaah!) No, I’m not going to freak out this time. Or I’m not going to freak out as much. Ok, I’m not going to freak out so much that I derail myself this time. (There. *sigh*) I’m just going to keep … More 1 Month Left to Finish the Book
Seriously, spam mail has gotten sneaky, and it irritates the crap out of me. That said, it’s almost a Wile E. Coyote level sneakiness. You see it mostly in the packaging of their envelopes. They try to disguise their advertisements as something else so that you open them. Which, honestly, backfires on them for me … More Spam Mail Has Gotten Sneaky