I turned 22 at the end of June. I've been reflecting a lot (as per usual) and decided to write a post collecting a number of (mostly) important things I've come to know about myself over these twenty-two years. Interestingly, a lot of this self-discovery came about in the past two years. What has been [...]
A not-so-eloquent stream of conscious thought containing some ramblings about life, society, and lying on the couch.
In good company - Here are a few featured posts from users tagging #MentallyMe on Instagram. I love scrolling through the hashtag to see others sharing their story, fighting stigma, and generally just living their lives not letting mental health get in their way. I hope in some way it reminds you that you are [...]
How old are you? How tall are you? How much do you earn? How much did your car cost? What grade did you get? How many steps did you take today? How much do you weight? How many calories are in that? As humans we assign value to things. It's been a practice as long [...]
via Daily Prompt: Warning “Reflections in the mirror may be distorted by socially constructed ideals of beauty." I think to a large extent this is true. Over the last few decades there has been a tremendous increase in our exposure to popular culture and as a result, an increase in pressures to conform (whether we're [...]