Subtitled: Keep it to yourself. We have always lived in a culture that adores positivity. Despite what religious folk would like us to think, religion itself is built on this idea. "Don't worry so much about this life, think about the heaven that is to come." Religion 101. But positivity is bullshit. I say that, … Continue reading Positivity

PTSD and School

I almost don't want to write this. I have been used to such success in school that admitting what is happening feels like it will just make things worse. I have a 3.8 GPS. I have always done well at school since I started back last fall. But PTSD is beginning to make maintaining my … Continue reading PTSD and School

PTSD and Sleep

I'm writing this at 3am. I've been up nearly two hours. That pretty much describes sleeping when you have PTSD. I used to think that a lot of my symptoms would improve if I could just get a full night's sleep. Well, I had a full night's sleep on Monday night. I slept from 7pm … Continue reading PTSD and Sleep