ON POSTNATAL DEPRESSION

I’m 35 years old. I can’t remember living without a mental health illness of some sort crippling my life. As a child, anxiety manifested itself into anorexia, and in turn OCD, and in turn profound depression. I have battled my way through addiction, low self-esteem, social anxiety, general anxiety, that overwhelming sense of doom that … Continue reading ON POSTNATAL DEPRESSION

WHAT’S WITH THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTS?

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about social constructs that many seem to take for granted and live by, and even more about how people who don’t want to live by them are frowned at. Like the conventional relationship set up of two people committing to each other exclusively for life, and the conventional career … Continue reading WHAT’S WITH THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTS?