When I realized what compulsions were it made me recognize what I was doing was related to my OCD. I knew that I needed something to help myself get better. I thought by recognizing what I was doing it would make it easier to stop, but it didn't. I became so aware of every time … Continue reading Stop Your Compulsions. Do it like 1…2…3
How do you know you’re passionate about something? When you’re passionate you focus more on a topic, hobby, or project than you would if just liked it. Do you have to like something to be passionate about it? Of course, you have to like whatever it is you are that you are passionate about. I … Continue reading I’m A Better Writer, Sorta
For a long time, I had been obsessed with the number inside my clothes. I always needed to see a 5 or 7 to be satisfied and any number higher than that I wasn't buying the item. I meant a woman who told me she wouldn't buy anything higher than her size. I agreed with … Continue reading Ignoring the Number
When I was diagnosed with OCD last year I wasn't seeing much of my future. I was inside a bubble of fear, sure that nothing would ever change about me and that I was destined to be miserable for the rest of my life. The stability that I was going to gain didn't seem logical … Continue reading Taking it One Day at a Time
I can say from experience that loving people regardless is the hardest commandment in the bible to follow. It requires turning the other cheek a lot even when someone has scorn you. I have hurtful memories from people I haven't seen in years and people who are close to me. Believe it or not, just … Continue reading Spreading Love With a Sword in Your Back
I'm a loner. I've been this way for a while and it may come as a surprise to most people. I only ever talk to people when I'm in social settings. When I was in college I talked to people every day. It was also to help to keep away the drama and to stay … Continue reading I’m a Loner
I want to tell a little story. Sit back and get ready for a ride. Can the real Instagram addicts please stand up? I know you’re out there somewhere because Instagram doesn’t have five stars on the app store for nothing #dude. Well, I know you won't because you probably don't think you're addicted. You … Continue reading Drugs? Try Instagram!