This week, Jeni Griffith is back to tell us about her new veterans' support group, the UNFK Yourself Club.
Well, here I am on a perfectly Good Friday afternoon with nothing to do. I have the day off from work, the weather is absolutely perfect (San Diego, y'all), and I just got paid. So, what's stopping me from living my best life? COVID-19 A complete and total lack of social skills I can't do [...]
My Trauma My parents split up when I was only three years old. Of course, being so young, I shouldn't remember it at all. I mean, do you remember when you were three years old? But I do remember. Not much, but a lot more than I should. The first thing I remember about that [...]
Have you ever had one of those days? Days where you look around and feel like you don't belong anywhere? Days where you realized you're the only one who didn't get invited? https://media.giphy.com/media/Yf0HeuXO5crle/giphy.gif Days where everyone gets a piece of cake but you? https://media.giphy.com/media/l3vRmLrL8MfD9CIkU/giphy.gif Days where you just feel invisible? https://media.giphy.com/media/jUWqsDaf1RfNs30V2K/giphy.gif We all just want [...]
Does your depression make you less worthy?
I had a bad day yesterday. For me, a bad day is when one of my demons gets the better of me. Yesterday, that demon was Depression. My day started fairly normally. My alarm went off, like it normally does, and I went to make some coffee. But when I tried to do so, it's [...]
I'd like to begin by thanking everyone for the massive amount of love and support I received from my last post. It was not easy for me to admit my cannabis use for my mental and physical health issues. There is a stigma surrounding cannabis use, and if I want that to change, I need [...]
This is not an easy post for me to write. This will change what a lot of people think of me, and my self esteem is way too tied up in what other people think of me. Who am I, if I'm not true to myself? Here goes. I haven't been shy about my struggles [...]