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, Blogging

My Shadow Friend

We've all seen the commercials about depression that shows a shadowy figure lurking and pulling at a person as they wear a smiling mask trying to hide their sadness behind it. We've heard the description of depression as an all-consuming thing that takes over every aspect of a person's life until they become nothing but their… Continue reading My Shadow Friend