I Am Not A Good Person

There are few times when the veil I have created around myself begins to come undone. That may sound rather cryptic, because well, it is, even for me. However, I will do my best to explain what I mean, especially while I am in a moment of clarity. Ever since I was young, I’ve had…

The Magic Of Ignorance

Hopefully you could feel the sarcasm I put into that title. If not, Welcome to Out Of My Mind, a Blog where I literally write my thoughts, and try to make them relevant to mental health! So anyways, you have probably (hopefully not) dealt with a lot of ignorant people in your mental health journey,…

The Story Of Stories

I’ve honestly thought about this for some time. Why, we as humans, are so drawn to stories. Whether they be written word, recorded video, or animation, everyone loves a good story. Personally, my favorite are crime shows and anime. I’ve written about why anime was so important to me on my previous blog, but I’ve…

Life’s Hurdles

The past few days, I haven’t really been writing, or keeping up with my socials. I also have felt the all too familiar “weight” returning to my life. Which honestly, as I’ve written before, scares the absolute sh*t out of me. Yet, through what I have learned in therapy, I think that I will be…

One Reason

I often find myself sitting on the couch watching tv, or laying in bed scrolling through my socials, and I am ALWAYS reminded about how awful people are. I think it has to do with how connected the world is these days. It seems I can’t go a single day without something reminding me about…

Admitting You Have a Problem

Yep, I am going to bring up one of the most talked about parts of recovery. The thing is, I haven’t talked about it yet, and you haven’t heard my spin on it. So, a little back story, as you may or may not know, I was thrust into the mental health world in 2011….

The Past is History

To start, I want to say that this is not an invitation or a promotion of permanent brain damage. It is however, a reframing of a normally negative health condition. So, after reading that little forward, you’re probably wondering where this article is going. Fear not, by the end, you’ll have a better idea. As…