I’ll admit it. I woke up this morning and when I sat down to write a post for AKA.CLouise, I had nothing. In fact, less than no idea on what to write, I just didn’t want to write. I felt empty somehow, like I was missing something, and like I was meant to be somewhere […]Read More Social Isolation and the Mystery of Daily Programming
It is often that I need to remind myself that I am worthy of happiness and that my being is not mutually exclusive from success. After pulling myself from my graduate program, I have felt an almost constant urge to do more, to push myself harder, to be better than I am. Which sounds great, […]Read More A Little Pep-Talk to the Self
I chose a panic so deep it gained its own sentience and humbled me, personally, over the pain – imagined or real – of another. I am beginning to understand something about the mind. It is like a genie trapped in a bottle, a captive audience, Narcissus locked in the echo chamber: the mind is […]Read More Mental Illness and Insanity are not Mutually Inclusive
…My courage was admitting to myself – even at the risk of my own ego – that I did not belong and was not welcome where I was…Read More What is the Price of Courage?
“…When the entire building is rotten from foundation to ceiling, even the floorboards must be shorn away…”Read More To The Hopeless, with love.