The reward for standing in your truth, far out weighs its price

Being honest with myself is one of the more difficult things I have to do on a regular basis. Sometimes it's easier to just shy away from the truth, pretend it's not pecking at me. Sometimes I even blatantly tell myself a lie so that I don't have to face the truth. The truth is [...]

EXPOSED: I thought my PTSD diagnosis defined who I was

My medical record is atrocious. If you pull up my doctor's office app and log in to my account, under medical issues, I have a slew of mental health diagnosis's. I have 8 to be exact. Ranging from Anxiety Disorder to Personality Disorder to PTSD, as well as 5 more to add to the mixture. [...]

EXPOSED: In a world of 7.6 billion people, I never fit in

Can you believe there are 7.6 billion people in this world? That is an insane amount of human beings. You'd think there would be at least one click, one group, one something that allows me to fit in like a missing puzzle piece, but there's not. My whole life I never really knew where I [...]

EXPOSED: Your scars should be accessorized

Welcome to the first ‘Exposed’ blog post (happening every Tuesday)! Remember my first ever post, What the FUCK am I doing?. The name is self explanatory. I had no clue where I was going with this whole blog thing, how it was going to look or even what was going to come of it. I [...]