Going First

How helping other’s hearts heal and grow became one of the best ways to heal and grow my own heart…

Many Happy Returns

My journey is not only about surviving the challenges of mental health, but many physical ills as well … now I’m measuring it up with the future I dreamed in my youth.

Mission Adventure Quest: Health….

I’ve sat down to write a post at least 17 times this month. It’s not that I didn’t have an idea of what I wanted to discuss, nor lack of ambition and motivation to write.
I was busy jogging… and manic.

Hope In My Scars

How hope and purpose have grown out of despair, anxiety, and even self harm.

A Smoldering Wick

Anxiety, worry, and an overwhelming response when my faith feels like it’s fading…

Telling My Story

How I remember all this stuff, why I wrote it down, and what I hope it shares.

When I Almost Wasn’t

About two times I should have ended, how I survived, and now living to tell the tale.

The Monster: Part Two

After writing my previous blog, The Monster, I felt a very heavy conviction that I needed to take more proactive steps toward healing the residual effects of my addiction and the events that led up to it.
So I am.

The Monster

Bipolar, Addiction, and “Every Man’s Battle” – one girl’s struggle with monsters under her bed… because girls have X-rated feelings too.