Category: Mental Health

Life, Mental Health, Politics

Tarnished Crowns

Blurred portrait photo of woman

It’s hard to write when anxious. I was already having issues with anxiety before the word “pandemic” became a daily concern, before I started to worry if my day job would exist six months down the line, after the repercussions from a near-total shutdown of the economy hits us. I dissociate into books. They have …

Life, Mental Health

The Uneasy Balance between Staying Informed and Staying Sane

The news cycle these days is enough to give you whiplash. It’s like being under siege, like one of those horrible missions on any given RTS game where you have to survive for a period of time while the game throws waves upon waves of enemies in your direction. Winning isn’t an option, survival is …