kristel

Patterns

I have to admit I’m enjoying the pseudo-anonymity of writing here. It reminds me of the days when I used to blog on Livejournal (yes, Livejournal). I cringe when I read my old entries. Just now I logged into my very first Livejournal (freshman year… Read More »Patterns

Decisions

At this point, I find myself asking if death is a better option than my current situation of being lectured all day, every day.

The Overwhelm

Dissociate, verb: disconnect or separate (used especially in abstract contexts). At a certain point when I’m feeling overwhelmed, I begin to dissociate. It doesn’t happen immediately or all at once, but more like I slowly find myself drifting off or imagine myself exiting the room… Read More »The Overwhelm

Danny

Dear Dan, You know what’s funny? I never called you “Danny” while you were alive, even though most people I know did. I thought I remember you told me once you hated when people called you that (other than your sister). I sometimes catch myself… Read More »Danny

Definitely Me

You know what’s difficult about being in grad school for therapy? With each class you take, you question whether or not you have the disorder you’re learning about. My Lifespan and Development class was a minefield of emotions. I often found myself grieving my childhood… Read More »Definitely Me