Review of “People Say I’m An Artist, But I Don’t Feel Like One”

Review of “People Say I’m An Artist, But I Don’t Feel Like One”

Surrounded by sunlight streaming in from the window, I am sitting on my bed, propped up with fluffy pillows, reading Danielle Lowe’s People Say I’m An Artist, But I Don’t Feel Like One.  Danielle pulls me in for a comforting read with “for anyone who has ever felt a little (or a lot) different” written [...]

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It Takes a Community

It Takes a Community

You know that quote “It takes a village to raise a child”?  I’ve been thinking about my own journey lately and how for me, it takes a community to help my inner child find her way back home.  In recovery, I’ve found community to be very healing. Online especially, there are groups of people in the [...]

What People Who Struggle with BFRB’s (Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors) Want You to Know

What People Who Struggle with BFRB’s (Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors) Want You to Know

This week, the first week of October, is BFRB Awareness Week. BFRB Awareness Week, which was created by The TLC Foundation for BFRB's, is all about spreading awareness about Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors, such as cheek biting, hair pulling, nail biting and skin picking. I interviewed people in the online mental health community who struggle with all different [...]