**I'm on mobile so the formatting will be different from what you're all used to.** It's been a full work week since my friend checked themselves out of inpatient to do outpatient therapy (the only thing they'd agree to as far as continuing treatment). I wish I could say it was going well. So far, [...]
At times it's difficult to discern sympathy from codependency. A desire to shield those I love from pain is a deep, deep conviction. Anyone I care about I strive to protect from any negativity. I build people up, I'm not made to be able to tear someone down. I've been the mediator more times than [...]
The challenge of explaining to someone the difficulties of active crisis. I've tried to explain the difference of ideation and actually planning/execution.
A new routine of distraction through easy games and the tightest grip on life I've ever had.
Sometimes you find things in the strangest of places. While you're feeling every hit and blow the universe has a funny way of continuing its orbit. Pushing the puzzle pieces along even while you think you're standing in place. I watched Erin Brokavich today. (Feel free to make ALL the jokes lol) The movie was [...]