I worked on a job I hated for a few months. The pay wasn’t bad, but the workload was a bit much and it seemed almost every day something changed. It wasn’t like this in the beginning, but eventually, it was, and I found myself struggling to keep up. After having a few conversations with … Continue reading Short Hair (How Stress Broke My Hair Off)
Getting a job that pays is important, because there are a lot of "internships" around that are willing to give you all work and no pay. I was happy to finally stop finding internships a few months ago when I landed a job to pay me something more than minimum wage. As much as I … Continue reading The Inevitable Work Stress ( Finding the Right Price)
I remember a point in my life when I would write everything I was feeling down. Then one day I stopped. I got caught up in life and just started to focus on more important things like have a job and trying to maintain having a new amount of stress. I decided to stay focused … Continue reading I Kind of Lost Touch
Christmas is supposed to be a joyous time, so stress should not be in your vocabulary. If you are anything like me, you are thinking about everything you would want to do before the holiday is over. I like to see lights and go to shows and stuff. All this contributes to my OCD. I … Continue reading Destress During Christmas
My dad can home from Walmart with a hand full items that he needed for the week. In the bag was a box of pink-eye reliever. I panicked for a second, but then I stopped. My mom told me that my dad's eye was hurting for a week. He also didn't have a red eye … Continue reading Stop Worrying! OCD is Illogical!
I never understood why I needed things to be a specific number, but I just do. I don’t like even numbers. I find them to be dreadful. Even numbers throw off the balance and the balance is supposed to have a number in the center. When I researched OCD, I found out that counting is … Continue reading Even Numbers Are Bad
When I’m in my emotions, I cry, pull at my hair, and try to let everyone know that I am upset. Over time I have had several inches cut off my hair because I pull at my ends. My hair pulling mainly happens when I’m stressed. Stress causes me to make my hair shorter. My … Continue reading When I’m In My Emotions