My Family Is My Greatest Disappointment

Even though my aunt knows I've scrubbed my stepmom from my life in an attempt to stop and reverse years of psychological abuse, manipulation, and mind fuckery, it's a reality she refuses to accept.

Losing Nanny: The Collateral Damage of Addiction

I can't help but wonder what could've been if my mom's addiction didn't suck up and spit out every relationship and person it touched. 

Stopping Psych Meds as a Form of Self-Sabotage

It's impossible to explain to someone who's never had suicidal thoughts what it feels like to be in a space where the only option you think you have to end your suffering is death.