For this month’s Let’s Talk About topic, I think it would be interesting to discuss how mental health has influenced the roads we’ve traveled in life.
As an example, I’ll narrate a brief version of my life journey, a journey I’ve discussed in much more detail on my personal blog.
For most of my life, I ignored my mental health issues and got along fine, doing well up through college. Continue reading
Oh, two of my least favorite concepts: gambling and medication adjustments.
We’ll start with gambling, because it’s more straightforward. As much as I spend lots of money on things most people would consider frivolous or disposable (clothes, makeup, pens), I have never believed in the concept of throwing money away. To me, that’s exactly what gambling is. I could spend a buck and, against the odds and in my wildest dreams, wind up with hundreds of thousands, maybe even millions of dollars because of it. Continue reading