• About last week’s minor implosion and a side note.

    About last week’s minor implosion and a side note.

    So I write about my mental health a lot. Obviously, I write posts for this blog. I also make references to it on Intellectual Roundtable as well as regular side comments on my Facebook feed. Last week, I had a […]

     
  • “Oh no, I’ve said too much.”  Feeling vulnerable.

    “Oh no, I’ve said too much.” Feeling vulnerable.

    I know it must seem like I share my struggles with Depression and Anxiety constantly.  I share it here on “Prone to Hope.”  Sometimes I write short snippets about it on my Facebook feed.  I talk about it regularly as […]

     
  • A few days of terror.

    A few days of terror.

    Several days ago I wrote rambling, grammatically-challenged, mishmash blog post. It was incomprehensible to even me. I leapt from negative self-talk, to worries about a backslide on my mental health, to sharing some feelings about the destructive politics of the […]

     
  • the buoys of Friday

    the buoys of Friday

    Thanks to writing, even though my first, second, third (and sometimes more) drafts suck, I let each slight improvement stay on my blog until I reach the next closest thing to what I wanted to convey. Writing helps me process […]

     
  • A long string of sadness.

    A long string of sadness.

    I’ve experienced considerable sadness on likely more than half of the days since Franco died. Of course a good deal of sadness comes with the territory of loosing a cherished pet. More sadness comes attached to that when loosing him […]