The Gift of being able to see things Beautifully..

-Written by Alanis Miagao Art taught me that everything is beautiful.   When you make love. When you create something. When you look outside your window to catch the sun set. Watching your favorite movie for the billionth time.   Beauty has no boundaries. Beauty is in everything that we see, feel and touch.  …

On Suicide and Losing Hope : Is it really the answer??

Most of the people who know me, know this about me; I fall prey to depression. And I have been diagnosed, and treated and it was all pretty public, as I had to take a year off my college to recover, physically and emotionally. Last month, it happened to me again. I lost hope. It…

Agnosiophobia : The Fear of not knowing…

I keep saying, I need to know what is going to happen. I keep saying, not knowing is something I can’t deal with. And I keep doing everything I can, to avoid not knowing, and everything that entails. Control, Obsession, sometimes Anxiety, when things don’t go as planned and I end up in a place…

John Green on Mental Illness

Over the years, I’ve had a few extended periods in which I lived with very limited control over my thoughts. I assume that everyone has the occasional intrusive thought; that seems fairly normal to me—at least until I pause to consider it: How is it that you can’t control your thoughts, when to at least…

Emotional Abuse : It Ain’t all Physical

This blog post is for everyone who doesn’t know they’re a victim of emotional abuse; in hopes that they read this and get enough courage to get out.  Emotional abuse. Its not something we talk about everyday but trust me when I say everyday you’d meet a person who is going through emotional abuse in…

Cutting and self harm : The reality of it all…

I sincerely apologize for my lack of posts in the past month, I was sometimes sick and sometimes just out of areas with net access, and had a bit of an accident. But what I’m talking about here is serious. I recently read a lot of books about depression, self harm and this is what…