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Over the course of the past three months, I’ve made the transformation from Mental Health Consumer to Mental Health Consumer/Advocate, and from anonymous blogger to someone who finally realized she... Read Full Post
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“You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.” ― Madeleine L’Engle   School’s out... Read Full Post
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As an amateur writer, the view from my desk is one of stacks of memoirs of authors I’m reading, notebooks I’m working to fill with my words, piles of books on the craft of writing, and... Read Full Post
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Last night, before turning out the light in the guest room of my brother’s house, I pulled a slim white album off the corner bookshelf at the foot of the bed. I knew what the album contained... Read Full Post
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In a few hours I’ll be leaving on a jet plane. Flying down south to meet a shiny new face, the newest, littlest member of our family who was born in March. I have yet to hear the song of her tiny... Read Full Post
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Sometimes it’s hard to come to terms with the reality of what life has thrown at me. Why me? Sometimes it’s beyond scary to admit that I’m struggling. I feel so alone. Sometimes I fear that my... Read Full Post
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In May 2011, Postpartum Support International (PSI) declared May as Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month. Over the past few weeks I’ve been busy writing some pieces in support of the efforts... Read Full Post
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A few months ago I attended the Wild Mountain Memoir Retreat in Leavenworth, Washington. It was my second writer’s conference, but that didn’t make me any more confident in my writing... Read Full Post
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COMFORT Back then, newly sick and with the fear of a mental illness diagnosis looming over my head, there were few things that brought me comfort.   One that was the most strong was her love and her... Read Full Post
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Something incredible happened to me on Friday. I linked up with one of my favorite writers online, Lisa-Jo Baker, and her Five Minute Friday writing flash mob. The stars must have aligned for me the... Read Full Post

 
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