My Family Tree is Infested

For a lot of my life I felt like no one else would understand what was going on inside me. I was alone in life, physically and mentally. I never talked about it with anyone at all until I was 16 and had my first real relationship. Even then I didn't go into much detail … Continue reading My Family Tree is Infested

Warning: Don’t Try This at Home

One of my completely healthy and not at all problematic coping mechanisms is disconnecting myself from myself. Certain feelings, memories, thoughts… whatever the case may be. After obsessing over something, I will distract myself until I'm "clear headed" or "even keeled" which is just code for "detached". Ignoring it is how I get through it. … Continue reading Warning: Don’t Try This at Home