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.
Twenty Years – Part 2
God’s work in less than mysterious ways.
How I took bold steps to heal past traumas through sharing a twenty year old secret… Still too soon for some…
How hope and purpose have grown out of despair, anxiety, and even self harm.
How my heart was first broken…. and now in that brokenness, it finds healing.
Anxiety, worry, and an overwhelming response when my faith feels like it’s fading…
How I remember all this stuff, why I wrote it down, and what I hope it shares.
How getting into college taught me some valuable lessons about encouragement, dreams, choices, and God’s plan for my life. And getting detentions for swearing in the girls’ bathroom.
Lessons learned in a pink dress: Body image is about a whole lot more than a number on a scale
About two times I should have ended, how I survived, and now living to tell the tale.
This is the story of how, and why I learned to journal – and it’s the bravest thing I’ve ever written.
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.