TW: self harm & substance use It’s the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. I’m at my in-law’s house, getting my mother ready … More
In the span of less than seven days, I started a new medication, lowkey lost my mind, stopped the medication, … More
When I was around 16, I started using the Holy Trinity of introductory drugs: alcohol, nicotine, and marijuana. In the … More
I had an exchange with my friend the other day that revealed to me how much I had grown. In life, in the past year, in general. I told them that I went to Goodwill to cheer myself up because I was depressed; then I admitted that I had driven around old locations in town that reminded me of people no longer in my life while listening to sad music so the only person to blame for my mood was me. As such, I concluded, it was entirely my responsibility to proactively pull myself out of that mindset and do something to make myself feel better.