Being Mental

Allie Through the Looking Glass

Sometimes I feel like Alice in Wonderland. I take one pill to make me go up, another pill to make me go down, yet another to make me focus on the task at hand. I take so many pills every day I can't swallow them in one go but rather three swallows of handfuls of… Continue reading Allie Through the Looking Glass

Being Mental, Life Lessons, Random Musings of a Crazy Mind

You Might As Well Live

When I was in high school I read a poem by Dorothy Parker called Resume about the methods of suicide and this poem burrowed its way into my head and never let go. This poem led to the most morbid mother-daughter research project to ever occur. For months we researched the different methods of suicide… Continue reading You Might As Well Live

Being Mental, Random Musings of a Crazy Mind, Uncategorized

You Can Take Your Yoga & Shove It

I like yoga. I do. I like taking a random ten minutes out of my day to stretch and relax and focus on nothing but my breathing. I can appreciate yoga for what it is. I'm also aware of what it's not. Yoga is not medication. It is not a way to treat chronic depression… Continue reading You Can Take Your Yoga & Shove It