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"I'm so OCD"... no seriously

The definition of OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) is the presence of unwanted thoughts leading to excessive compulsions and it is pure hell!  I was diagnosed when I was 10 years with Anxiety/OCD.  2,528 more words


Attempt 1,001 (at least!)

Losing weight and living a healthy lifestyle is a constant uphill battle, and the hill only gets steeper as we grow older. If you’ve been there, I know you know what I mean. 480 more words


Nine years.

Nine years, that’s how long it’s been since I last threw up. Nobody likes being sick of course, but for someone with emetophobia it’s so much worse. 454 more words

Light in a dark space

Washing the dishes while half-dancing to pop music is often a source of excellent ideas, at least for me. I’ve had a post circulating in my head for a few weeks now, but wasn’t sure how much I wanted to share or how to say it. 2,309 more words


Stigma of mental illness

Mental illness and the issues surrounding it have been in the news a lot recently following the Germanwings plane crash. I’m not going to focus on it too much, but I think it’s worth reading… 403 more words

Mental Health


Too far from perfect

He mutilates it in his mind

Even that eloquent massacre is not enough

Master of the nervous twich

As stagnant as drops of water on cold metal… 37 more words


Sertraline: The Good And The Bad

I have this really strange habit of getting really into TV shows and then feeling so sad when I can’t watch the next episode or if the show has ended. 561 more words