Blog, Life Lessons

#Bellletstalk

Talking about mental illness is bravery. Talking about your bad days and not just your good ones takes strength. When you speak up, baring your soul, you provide understanding and education. #Bellletstalk has created a day for us who struggle with the stigma that plagues us, to feel apart of a community and to feel… Continue reading #Bellletstalk

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The Right Path

I can sit here and tell you honestly, being diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder came with a heaviness that I could never quite shake. Reconnecting with myself and my love for writing gave me a way to tell my story. On paper, online, anyway I could spread awareness for this disorder through my hands, I did… Continue reading The Right Path

Blog, Depression

My Monsters Are Real, They Are Trained How To Kill

In this moment, I can breath a bit easier. Inhaling and lifting my chest without the familiar tightness, exhaling audibly because of the pure relief I feel. In this moment, I sit in silence as the clock ticks, signaling another passing minute. Signaling that the inevitable is coming and that my time is precious. The… Continue reading My Monsters Are Real, They Are Trained How To Kill

Blog, Poetry

Welcome Back

You wrapped around my legsAnd slithered your way up my bodyI relaxed into your holdYou gained my trust as I followed youIn a hazy trance, to a place well knownI lift my covers and slip underneath themFalling into a deep slumberWrapped in your venomI awaken to the darkness that has consumed meMy blood has turned… Continue reading Welcome Back

Blog, Life Lessons

Growth

When hurtful truths come to light, you can let it get you down but don't let it keep you down.I've been angry and I've cried a lot this past week. It was when I sat down with my boyfriend he asked me 2 things, How long have you been carry this? And what good has… Continue reading Growth