bury her

In order to accept who I am, because of and despite my chronic pain, I must let go of the idealized version of myself I’ve always held on to.

where i am

After struggling with chronic pain for over a decade, I finally had surgery to diagnose it. Unfortunately, it’s not what I expected.

the time i lost my bag on the metro

I lost my bag on the metro. While this isn’t really a thrilling story, it did teach me a lot about myself when a simple mistake turned into self-hatred.

letting go

Letting go is about moving on from people that hurt you, regardless of the nature of your relationship.

my depression has a soundtrack

My Depression Has a Soundtrack is a poem about the sounds of mental illness- the voices of others, of ourselves, of nightmares and distractions.

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Inspired by The Art of Asking, the spirit of crowdfunding, and my belief in the innate goodness of people, I have decided to make the jump.