The Man I Love

Shane, the love of my life, lost his life to suicide on July 22nd. I loved him dearly and miss him every day; I can't believe it's been almost a week already. We connected on a deep level because of our craziness and had such fun together. Even though our personalities were quite different, we … Continue reading The Man I Love

A Message & Invitation Regarding Mental Health. Will You Join Me?

Since learning of Chester Bennington's death yesterday, I've had a lot of thoughts running through my mind. I think most of my fellow millennials will agree that Linkin Park was one of the most influential bands of our time. We've watched older generations cope with the loss of their beloved icons, not thinking that ours … Continue reading A Message & Invitation Regarding Mental Health. Will You Join Me?

What Is It Like To Have Mental Illness?

I'll tell you what it's like. It's the freaking worst. It's exhausting. It's not an easy thing to explain to those who don't have it, because it's a feeling that others simply may have never experienced. While some of us can manage it effectively, it never really goes away.   Last week I was having … Continue reading What Is It Like To Have Mental Illness?