Category Archives: mental health

Impasse

I’ve never thought of the phrase about getting something off someone’s chest. But lately, I get it, I understand where it comes from because I feel an incredible weight has taken root in my chest, and I can’t breathe. But … Continue reading

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Out of Focus

At the start of the year, I had a list of goals and felt ready to tackle each and every one of them. A lot of them were career-focused, writing, submitting, working on my book besides just timely on-their-own pieces, … Continue reading

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2017: Bring It!

2016 wasn’t a tragic year – good things happened, great things even – but damn did it also suck beyond the telling of it. I pretty much covered that in my end of year review. I faced kind of my … Continue reading

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2016: The Violent Yo-Yo Year

At the end of every year, I do a bit of reflection. Hell, I reflect over anything and everything – overthink it and look at what happened, what could have happened, and how I could have made it better – … Continue reading

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Breaking My Silence: A Dream Publication – Let’s Talk About An Unspeakable

On October 31, one of my most personal essays was published at one of my dream publications: The Manifest-Station. I was going to share it, but I was sick. Preoccupied. I had stuff going on. It was only a week … Continue reading

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