I had surgery to get my gallbladder taken out yesterday! I've been dealing with terrible stomach pain off and on for the last few months. I went to the ER a few months back and they told me that there was "a 70% chance that it's your gallbladder, but it's up to you if you… Continue reading Gallstones SUCK!
I lift her head up into my hands. My fingers line the jaw of her crying face. “I’m sorry,” I whisper. She turns her head quickly and I put my hands back in my lap. There are no words that I can say that will bring her any comfort. Oh, how I love this sweet,… Continue reading The Beginning of The End
My name is Alexander. I don’t go by Alex because it doubles as a female’s name and that bothers me. I am 24 years old, but I feel a lot older. I’ve been alone for a long while and I don’t see that changing any time soon. I got out of high school and didn’t… Continue reading Alexander’s Alaska
The whole reason I decided to start therapy was because a coworker told me she was going to start going again. She gave me the name of her therapist and told me to go to her website and check her out. So I did. I immediately requested more info and before the day was over,… Continue reading The Label I Carry
I wandered out to the garden and sat with my back against the fence. I could feel the warm sun beat down on my face, I closed my eyes and soaked in the rays with my head pointed upward. I should do this more often, I thought to myself. I took a deep breath and opened my… Continue reading The Ants
I start therapy on Friday. I’m very excited, actually. I feel like the stigma against mental health is kind of diminishing and more and more people are trying their hand at therapy. In all reality, everyone just wants to feel better. I’ve always wanted to talk to someone about all of the feelings I have, but I’ve… Continue reading Finding Myself