Hey, work is insane right now. I’m going to be working 60-80 hour work weeks for the foreseeable future. Which means, I don’t know how often I’ll have the energy and time to post. Maybe, it’s theoretically possible, but I’m going to be prioritizing mental health breaks and rest over blog posts. I mean, I’ll … More Work Is Insane Again – Cue Fewer Posts
I changed my mind. I’m taking another week off blogging – TTFN!
I mentioned Friday how depression keeps you from doing chores but didn’t have time to talk about it (because dishes), so I wanted to explain a bit more about how depression makes you separate from your life. That’s the phase or type of depression that affects chores for me. Where I find I do less … More How Depression Makes You Separate from Your Life
Yes, you read that right. 🤦♀️ I am writing a short post so I have time to do dishes. A sad reflection of adult life, really. If you’ve read my past posts, though, you’re probably wondering if the need to do dishes has anything to do with depression. Because that’s a thing – when depression … More Short Post So I Have Time to Do Dishes
I slept through my alarm and woke up about 2 hours late, so no post today. I have enough time to get ready for work (Thank God!), but not enough for any more than this. Wish me luck that the day gets better!
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
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You know I like writing to music, movies, tv shows, etc., but I never write to news. Why? Short answer: it would drive me crazy, and I’d get no work done. Long answer: news is distracting because… It’s like popup ads on your computer – it’s deliberately trying to attract your attention by changing topics … More Why I Never Write to News
I didn’t get much sleep last night, and I feel like it’s derailing my entire week – losing sleep affects so much! My brain is so off-kilter. 🥴 Like I’m playing catch-up or always a step behind, and that feeling lingers like a bad cold until I get a few full nights’ sleep under my … More Losing Sleep Affects So Much