Mental Health

Suicide Prevention: Why It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

Suicide. I’ll go ahead and post a disclaimer here that this post contains triggers for those with depression and other mental illnesses. Suicide isn’t something that is talked too much about openly. It’s more taboo. You’ll read about it on Reddit, Buzzfeed, and Tumblr. You’ll see articles about it on Pinterest. Rarely though, does anyone… Read More Suicide Prevention: Why It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

Self-Esteem

#Metoo: An Honest Look Inside The One Who Wanted to End It All

  #Metoo…a social media controversy that has enveloped us. “If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote “#Metoo.” as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem.”     (Post contains possible triggers for victims of rape and abuse. Please read carefully.) It wasn’t surprising… Read More #Metoo: An Honest Look Inside The One Who Wanted to End It All

Self-Esteem

Am I Ugly?

  “Am I ugly?” If you ever try to type those words into a search bar, they are usually the first ones that pop up. In today’s society, there’s an undeniable amount of pressure to look and act a certain way. I’m not even talking about Hollywood or celebrities. While yes, they have the pressure,… Read More Am I Ugly?