who I deserve. who YOU deserve.

Since I’m living on an island, this cliché rings true: there’s a lot of fish in the sea. A lot of people in this world. […] Read More

when mental illness is a crutch

The big dilemma of the day: when faced with a challenge, is my judgment based off using my mental illness as a crutch or as […] Read More

how to power through a rough week

Last week was not easy. It was a rough week…but I still powered through. Most of the time, I felt like any semblance of progress […] Read More

steps to take when explaining mental illness to others

“Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes…” What a great-sounding but impossible suggestion. We can muster all our empathy and strength, but we can never […] Read More

a letter to those feeling forgettable

Dear reader, You’re here, in this life, reading this particular blog post on the internet, for a reason. Amidst all the content being produced in […] Read More

take charge and stop making excuses

In life, I like having plans…which, in turn, means I like making excuses. I’m someone who jumps into a structured routine every chance I get. […] Read More

am I a pushy Christian? how to humbly share your faith

Christianity and religion in general are on shaky ground. We’ve come to a point where organized spirituality is less popular and more politically driven. Both […] Read More

confessions of the flaky friend

As you get older and you gain some experience, you learn just how important your relationships are. The people you choose to spend your time […] Read More

are online prayers genuine?

We’ve seen it for every mass tragedy that has hit the headlines. We see it when local tragedies occur, Facebook friends or Twitter followers going […] Read More

fight the comparison trap and overcome jealousy

Amidst the overwhelming noise of social media, we aren’t just living our own lives anymore. We have an audience watching us, and we’re watching others […] Read More