Monthly Archives: December 2014

A New Year

A new year means a fresh start! And I’m ready. Time to wipe the slate clean and start anew. I’m tired of dragging these shackles around that have been weighing me down and I know that it’s up to me, … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,700 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Out With The Old

As I sit here at the end of an old year, I take the time to reflect on what a year it’s been. It hasn’t been an easy one by any means and I count this one as being one … Continue reading

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SNOWGLOBE SURVIVAL

I am so done with December. What a month this is proving to be to get through. One crisis after another it seems and I feel like I’m stuck in one of those stupid little snowglobes and someone keeps madly … Continue reading

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Moving Forward

The last couple of weeks have been a whirlwind of emotional stress and I’ve been doing my best to hold on through this latest storm. Sometimes, it gets really hard to stay the course and I find myself wanting to … Continue reading

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5 Benefits of Peer Support

1. Knowing You’re Not Alone – when you find others that are going through similar situations, it helps to know that you truly aren’t the only one. Living with mental illness can be isolating as we tend to withdraw from … Continue reading

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Will to Live

It’s been a real emotional storm the last week and it’s been taking all the strength, courage and hope that I have in me to keep putting one foot in front is the other. There are times when I have … Continue reading

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