Today I was over taken by the idea that I should become a full-time advocate for mental heath. My reaction was "fine" but how? Here it comes, with your help of a few dollars a month I will give back by publishing When it Rains.... a story of survival, lecture on behalf of mental health, do whatever … Continue reading An Epiphany
If you are new to the blog When it Rains... is an autobiographical novel that I'm working on describing life with Depression/PTSD. Excerpt from When it Rains... Survival Guide (SG) Not manufactured pulp. The SG may be used before any kind of outside help is available. Critics will call this an oversimplification and they are correct. But most of those … Continue reading A taste of Rain…
When it Rains.... anxiety, fear, hopelessness, worry, angry, fatigue, guilt, trust, perception, substance abuse, stress, psychosis, family, violence, philosophy, paranoia, victim, panic, insomnia, self-blame, social skills, depression cheapens life worthlessness, stress, bi-polar, PTSD, medication, psychosis, determined victim, sensitive in an empathic way, trauma (the loss of self) reconnecting with the body is the cure, letting go, … Continue reading Working on Rain
Mental illness contaminates the air. The choking and coughing stir fear in those rendering our care You know of this illness? I say, you do not. Stroll with me for a glimpse into this most disturbing plot.
...with medication, those who are closest see the effects long before you are aware of it. Don't discount it.
Life has taught me that consistent quality is a good way to go. Is it Common Sense? Should be. Is it Easy to execute? No.