Robin Williams: 5 Years Later

Robin Williams: 5 Years Later

"Make your life spectacular. I know I did."

The Dark Side of Social Media

The Dark Side of Social Media

TW: This post discusses self-harm and suicide in relation to the internet & social media. I refrained from including images, but if the written content itself could be triggering to you, please do not continue to read the post beyond the resources listed. I have included 2 suicide prevention resources immediately below: Related Resources: National [...]

Misconceptions Around Self-Harm & Suicidal Ideation

Misconceptions Around Self-Harm & Suicidal Ideation

    You are doing it [self harm] for attention. I hate this one. It is very likely that someone who is self-harming is doing so secretly. This is NOT for attention. They may be dealing with dark thoughts which push them towards harmful behaviors. These behaviors may be a way to seek temporary relief [...]

The Dark Side of the Internet

The Dark Side of the Internet

  Back in 2014, I had my first personal experience with mental illness. The depression hit me really hard that summer, caught me completely off guard. I had never experienced trouble with my mental health.   I didn't know how to deal with the symptoms which were turning me into someone I was no longer [...]