• You are not lazy.

    Listen to me read the following below:   Hey, you. I just wanted to let you know this: You are not lazy. You never have been. Still, you doubt this. You feel it gnawing in yourself as you fret over where your day has gone and where it’s going. It doesn’t matter if the day

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  • It’s not just about pills and therapy.

    Listen to me read the below here:   I take medication in the morning, at noon, and in the evening. I speak to a counselor every week. At certain points in my life, I’ve been in therapy three times a week (and daily, if you count inpatient hospitalization.) In the past, I’ve tried over twenty-five psychotropics.

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  • Sick & successful.

      The other day I was crying, as you do sometimes, out of self-pity. I try to avoid bemoaning my fate because I am highly privileged in a number of ways, but I’m also human, and so I was crying in bed at noon because I’ve been struggling with late-stage Lyme disease for three years

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