When we look in the mirror, I suspect that very few of us see what's objectively there in the reflection. So why is that? Mirror recognition is not as simple as it may seem. The vast majority of animals, including my guinea pig munchkins, lack this ability. When we as humans look at the reflection … Continue reading What Do You See In The Mirror?
The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience. It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This post is by Saro of … Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Saro
I've seen a few of these on various blogs, but it was one posted recently by Sarah at Sall Good in the End that actually prompted me to give the matter some more thought. What struck me was that my first thought was to tell my younger self to run. Run away and join the … Continue reading Letter to my younger self
The blunt reality is that 2017 has not been a good year for me. I have really struggled with my mental health, and treatment-resistant depression makes it hard to find hope. But as 2017 draws to a close, I can acknowledge that looking back on the bad stuff is less productive than trying to focus … Continue reading Reflections on 2017