I’m not entirely sure if it’s possible to put what depression feels like into words for someone who is neurotypical, and has never experienced depression before. It’d be easy to say that depression is you experiencing the worst day you’ve ever had of your entire life, but over and over and over again, like a … Continue reading #ButDon’tWantYouGetBetter: So, As A Neurotypical Person, What Does Depression Feel Like?
Everything about my relationship with Ben, from the very first moment I met him, was a manipulation. I’m not kidding, and I’m not exaggerating. I first met Ben about a year before I dated him. You know how I mentioned in my last post that my housemates always had parties? Well, Callum threw a party … Continue reading The Ex Files: If I Can’t Inspire Love, I Will Create Fear Vol #5
Like with "The Friendship Breakup" and "Why I Didn't Report", I'm going to be answering commonly asked questions that chronically ill people often receive because people seem to think that we "don't want to get better", or that we aren't doing everything in our power to get better, because there seems to be a large … Continue reading #ButDon’tYouWantToGetBetter: 5 Ways Anxiety Is Worse Than You Think
To help with understanding why it’s not as easy as people think to “just leave”, I will be writing a few memoir collections on my abusive ex. From here on in, I will refer to my ex as Ben, after Ben Affleck, because I have an irritational hatred for Ben Affleck. Seriously. There’s a lot of … Continue reading #StopBlamingWomenMakeMenTheIssue The Ex Files: Until You Come Back Home Vol #3
— Trigger and Content Warning — Like with the “Friendship Breakup” series, over the next few weeks, I’ll be answering commonly asked questions surrounding, specifically, Dr Ford and the entire fiasco that we just watched. As this topic is of a sensitive nature, and many of you may have questions or stories you’d like to … Continue reading #WhyIDidn’tReport: What Does Trump Have To Do With Any Of This? (Part One)
-- Trigger Warning -- The other day, I read an article by Jane Gilmore, discussing that there was no national outrage or outcry, and little had been said in the media, about the fact that just the other week in Australia, six women were murdered in five days. Yes. Six women were murdered in five … Continue reading Sticks and Stones: Gayle Potter
-- Trigger and Content Warning -- Like with the "Friendship Breakup" series, over the next few weeks, I'll be answering commonly asked questions surrounding, specifically, Dr Ford and the entire fiasco that we just watched. As this topic is of a sensitive nature, and many of you may have questions or stories you'd like to … Continue reading #Why I Didn’t Report: Shouldn’t Dr Ford Be Able To Remember Everything?