Tag Archives: depression

Mental Illness: The Full Time Job

I contemplated writing this for a long time. Not because I am ashamed,no none of that, but because I didn’t want to sound ungrateful or whiney. My anxiety told me an excessive amount of times that this might not be … Continue reading

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One More Light – RIP Chester Bennington

It’s a strange feeling to hear that another musician has taken his own life. Stranger still because for my generation Linkin Park helped so many of us through so many rough patches in our own lives. Hearing about Chester Bennington’s … Continue reading

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The Mourning Song

This is a fictional essay inspired by current events. If you are concerned about my mental state, I promise I am doing well. Inspiration strikes in weird ways, and I felt I needed to write this. TRIGGER WARNING: This essay … Continue reading

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A Little Louder for the People in The Back – A Look at Mental Illness

I feel tired. I feel tired all the time. Anxiety and depression can do that, but having to explain myself a million times also does that. I get tired of getting skeptical looks, and strange waves of anger from people … Continue reading

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Metal Monday -Not All Press, is Good Press

Mic check…One, Two… Are you all paying attention now? Good! I don’t post as much as I would like on Metal Mondays, and this particular topic I debated whether or not I wanted to post it at all. I already … Continue reading

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The Hardest Mountain I Will Ever Climb

My struggles with anxiety and depression. Continue reading

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Life is Strange – NEEDS A TRIGGER WARNING

My main concern with this “game” came about when I finished the most recent episode, Episode 4, titled “Dark Room”. I will try to avoid Spoilers but here’s fair warning that some of what I have to say may very well ruin the plot points for you.

Many people in the world suffer through mental illness, honestly I include myself in that group. I suffer from anxiety. This game had me feeling really uncomfortable this last episode. Continue reading

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