Tags » OCD

Photo Friday: In the Mix

This is my favorite photo from our Memorial Day weekend visit to my parents. After we had a big family dinner on Saturday we (the adults, cordoned off in the dining room) noticed that the kitchen, where the five cousins were seated, had gone quiet. 180 more words


In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Childhood Revisited.”

Mom may not remember it but I do; she used to she beat me. She laughs to this day, saying, “Why would you ever think that!?” How can a child forget about their mother beating them?

352 more words

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Diet

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) is on the rise in our children. It’s actually now the fourth most common mental disorder and is nearly as common as asthma or diabetes. 345 more words

100 Writing Prompts Challenge -- Day Twenty-Eight: Goal

It’s an OCD Thing

lists upon lists
clutter my space
goals and to-dos
hopes for tomorrow

it’s an OCD thing
I doubt you’d understand
until you too… 91 more words


My Throat Didn't Close Up

Of yourse it didn’t, Emma. Anxiety is a total b*tch at times, but it’s up to me to control it. And I must say, I’m getting pretty good at recognising and controlling it. 9 more words

The Journey