The world is constantly lit up. The fluorescence of the city. The blur of streetlights on the highway. The singular window aglow at three in the morning. And then there's the internal spotlight. We all have one. It's the light we look at ourselves under when we worry about what other people might see or … Continue reading Lights Out 2020.
It's been building up for a few months now. This dormancy I've experienced since the autumn of 2017 has been lifting. I've gone from smatterings of writing in my notebook here and there to writing several times per week again, and it's trickled into a daily session over the last couple weeks. In 2019, I … Continue reading Journal Session: On the Cusp
There's been a significant change in me lately. I've become so secure in the person I am, knowing that this is who I'm meant to be in order to offer something to the world. It can be so difficult to pinpoint what exactly my voice has been over the course of the past two-ish years … Continue reading My New Era
When I was in third grade, my teacher made an exciting announcement: we were able to submit our own creative writing to my school's literary magazine. If our writing got picked, we would be published in the magazine available to the whole school. As you might be able to imagine, the thought of that left … Continue reading Back to Basics
*I certainly feel the need to state within this post that I am not a mental health or healthcare professional, and can not offer you the best advice in your next steps. However, there are so many people out there who can! I simply want to share my personal story on this subject and how … Continue reading Let’s Talk Mental Health