Where Have I Been?

This thought popped into my mind this morning after weeks on end of battling (balancing?) my physical and mental health. I am working full-time in my field right now with the company I started with back in July and it doesn’t leave much time or energy for anything else. This is the reason I’ve been…

Rolling With the Punches

My God is faithful….this I KNOW without a single doubt. Feeling lost or without clear direction is hard..but when I feel that way, I have found that it causes me to re-center myself inwardly and to TRULY rely on God as well as lean on my support system. Especially when it is something (like I…

My Mental Health Story: PART 2 VLOG

Welcome back!! Part 2 picks up right as I started sliding into a very deep depression in the Fall of 2015. If my story speaks to your heart and/or your situation, please help me get the word out by sharing this on social media! Thank you! "WHAT THE WHAT, INDEED……" Friends, this is my plea…

My Mental Health Story: PART 1 VLOG

Welcome!!! I am SO glad you are here. Please sit back and let these 5 videos play as I share my journey with you. As each video goes, we get deeper into my mental health story so stay with me in the first few as I bring you all up to speed on how the…

Chapter 6: “The Storm Rages On”

Welcome back everyone…here we are at Chapter 6. If you are new to my story, take some time  to go read Chapters 1-5 before reading this one. In this part of my story, we pick up right when I had to stop working on November 1, 2015. It has taken me more mental preparation to write…

The Eccedentesiast: A poem about hiding pain behind a smile

The Eccedentesiast I tell of my journey with a smile on my face- how else shall I explain the pain that time simply cannot erase? To tell it with emotion would paralyze me there unable to move forward every time I share. The process of becoming a master of disguise was long and arduous; the truth…