Why Healing is Hard

This post was supposed to be about books. But after starting and stopping about three times and procrastinating half a dozen more times, I was going to scrap it and start over. Instead, I’d like to talk about a subject on my mind. Why is healing on my mind right now? Because I just survived…

What the Heck is Labor Day? And Why I Don’t Celebrate It

If you’re like me and grew up as a homeschooler with the misfortune of being in a family that schools pretty much all year around, you don’t really get holidays off school. So things like Labor Day and Memorial Day are just another day of the year. Or they’re worse than other day of the…

I’m 22 and Living for the First Time

I’m 22 and I had a massive mental breakdown. I would imagine you’re going to read that and then hit the back button, wondering what kind of mentally wacked out person you’ve run across this time. No one has time or emotional energy to read honest statements in today’s sob story driven media. So here…