• trying to be my best self

    trying to be my best self

    My brain is hardwired in a certain way. Some of that hardwiring is great. For example, I usually see the good in people, and I try to help them along with a fun dose of cheerleading on my part. On […]

     
  • Good grief!

    Good grief!

    Yesterday’s visit with my therapist did not unfold as I thought it would. I thought my therapist and I would talk about whether to accept the place I am in relation to low- to mid-level Anxiety on a daily basis. […]

     
  • Do I have a problem?

    Do I have a problem?

    Tomorrow (Wednesday), I have an appointment with my therapist. Regular readers of Prone to Hope may recall that I frequently blog before and after these visits. Beforehand, I try to figure out how I will approach my time for some […]

     
  • 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 […]