Let’s Talk About Mental Health

Yes, it’s a sore subject. In some cultures, like ours, it’s considered a taboo. When you tell people you are depressed or that you hear and see things, they’ll run the other way, or even worse, abandon you. I’ve had my fair share of abandonment. I was depressed, well, still am. I have schizoaffective schizophrenia, which means I have both hallucinations/delusions and depression. It sucks, … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Mental Health

Our Brains Are Sick And That’s Okay

Mental illness was a foreign thing to me back when I was younger. We would call people with mental illnesses a crazy person. It was a terrible thing to say to people who suffer such a terrible illness, but I was a dumb kid in a dumb circle of friends. I didn’t know better. Not until 5 years ago when I saw a doppelganger of … Continue reading Our Brains Are Sick And That’s Okay