My dark thoughts have already been in overload since losing my primary job March 2nd. I am working to be positive but its not easy for someone who has the tendency to think of the worst case scenario. I tend to dream about an escape out of this situation as this type of situation brings… Continue reading My Dark Thoughts In My Time of Joblessness
Category: Mental Health
Unfocused and Becoming Unhinged slowly
It was October 13th, 2019 when I was last unemployed , similar to this time around, but looking back my feelings at the time have not all the changed that much, but back in 2019 was in a much different place mentally and physically. For those going through it due to being laid off or… Continue reading Unfocused and Becoming Unhinged slowly
Surviving Being Laid Off in 2023 From being Newly Laid off, my perspective
Lay offs continue to happen in 2023 as companies continue to cut their workforces, often blaming over hiring in the pandemic, neglecting to realize the negative impact they have on families and our lives. But is being laid off as bad as it sounds, it can be but there are ways to combat these difficult transitions and keep a healthy mind.
Why is Suicide Stigmatized In Society and How we can view death differently
I often think about death and some of you may read my posts and some may seem kind of dark and I understand that, because I do think dark thoughts at time. For some reason a thought as been nagging at my mind, which why is it that society finds suicide wrong and in Christian… Continue reading Why is Suicide Stigmatized In Society and How we can view death differently
Tis the season for Suicides, Let’s be kinder to those who are suffering this time of year.
During this time of year, the holidays. I often think about the amount of grief and sadness people are going through. I believe that this is time when suicides are at the highest levels as many go through this time of year feeling lonely as they look around who appear to be happy, have happy… Continue reading Tis the season for Suicides, Let’s be kinder to those who are suffering this time of year.
I’m Only Happy When it Rains
I often think about what the world would look like without me it. It’s a hard question to ask ourselves at times because we are here sometimes fighting life, trying to survive. Some go through life with a silver spoon in their mouth, some are raised by parents that frankly shouldn’t even have kids and… Continue reading I’m Only Happy When it Rains
Failure is not an option, but I am a failure at mostly everything I’ve done in life
I often reflect on my life from childhood until today recounting those of life’s accomplishments and where I am today in my life. I can honestly say I have not accomplished as much as I had hoped but I believe its most due to my upbringing and my own self-destructive attitude at times. Growing up… Continue reading Failure is not an option, but I am a failure at mostly everything I’ve done in life
How Writing Can Help Un-Tap Your Creative Side and Heal at The Same Time
Writing has an important part of daily life, but more and more individuals choose to forgo writing in exchange for technology such as Social Media and television. The benefits of writing are huge especially when it comes mental health, being creative and being better communicators. Let's all see how we write more and reap the benefits.
Is it Ok to Hate yourself?
Is it ok to Hate yourself? Most would say NO. This was a lesson I learned later in life but many us struggle with self worth and value on the account that society dictates our value and we believe it. This is how I am overcoming this.
How attempting suicide changed my perspective and Life
Suicide prevention continues to be a topic we should all care about as I at one point struggled and even attempted many years ago, thankful to be here today. It's important to have an open discussion about struggle and stop making those with depression a stigma. There is hope for all who suffer, I am proof of that and here is my story.