For All the Anxious People

I feel like my brain never shuts off.  It’s constantly whirling, thinking, planning, worrying, overthinking, and quite honestly its draining.  I try to think back on a time when I didn’t have anxiety, and I honestly can’t remember my life without my overthinking. Things that people don’t give a second thought about, I think about…

Why Aren’t We Doing What We Love?

In 5th grade I wrote a lot of poetry.  I was sort of in the beginning stages of my angst, cute enough that my bitterness about some aspects of the world wasn’t all the way formed. So my poems were happy and filled with hope. For the 5th grade talent show, I wore all black,…