Fit Vs. Fiction


“Alone I lived inside my head, never wanting to leave my bed On the outside so strong and tough, but inside never good enough I spent each moment wrapped in fear, afraid of looking in the mirror What power it…

How to deal with infertility


We Don’t See Things As They Are, We See Them As We Are.” Anais Nin Lately, I’ve been seeing a lot of pregnant bellies. I think they are absolutely beautiful. I didn’t always feel this way. Seven years ago, when…

How I’ve Survived Bipolar II Disorder


I have been grappling with suicidal ideation since I was around 7 years old. Many little girls pretend to get married and plan their wedding. I was always planning my funeral.  I was ultimately labeled “a difficult child.” I was  very…