I took a few deep breaths and put on my shoes. Grabbed my keys, and descended the stairs…heart pounding. My thoughts ricocheting from ‘what the hell are you doing?!’ to ‘it’s ok to ask a neighbor to turn music down…’
TL:DR ‘Don’t let the bastards get you down.’
Change and anxiety are bedfellows. I think most people with anxiety would cite ‘big life changes’ as a major trigger for the malaise anxiety shrouds them with from time […]
As I sit here chewing my thoughts at my local Starbucks, I can’t help but wonder what the peers of my past are up to. I trot over to Facebook […]
In small towns, news travels fast, and in that small town Planned Parenthood and its patients had reputations. You went to Planned Parenthood for an abortion because you screwed up and got yourself pregnant doing promiscuous things that probably involved drugs.
‘Hope’ is depicted everywhere from Disney movies to Biblical and historical anecdotes as a powerful force of freedom. This positive escapist version of hope is not how I’ve come to know it.