On Depression and Suicide

So I have been thinking a lot about depression and suicide lately, so I thought I would talk about it. Here are some thoughts. Depression is a chronic illness, it isn't something that can be cured fully, or something that whose affect can "just move on" from. It can mean different things to different people- … Continue reading On Depression and Suicide


My mental illness.

Today I'd thought I would talk a little about my own mental illness, as a lot of people cast it off as something else, or simply don't understand it. I feel like talking about mental illness in this society is frowned upon, or unspoken. So here. Honesty time. I have diagnosed Anxiety and Depression. They … Continue reading My mental illness.

Some Thoughts on Immigration ie. No human is illegal!

Yesterday, I attended a talk at my University called Globalization, Displacement, and Migration by Dr. Aviva Chomsky, Professor of History at Salem State University. Here are some of my thoughts on that, and immigration. I attended this event with a high interest as I am very interested in migration, especially how it relates to Native Americans as … Continue reading Some Thoughts on Immigration ie. No human is illegal!

Let us Talk About Mental Illness, Part One.

Having a mental illness sucks. Like literally sucks... and those who have one or more mental illness cannot help it/them. Mental illness can only be appeased via medication, which can only do so much, not to mention has numerous side effects including suicidal thoughts (?!?), insomnia, weight changes and decreased sex drive (those are for … Continue reading Let us Talk About Mental Illness, Part One.