That’s insane

We’re all crazy. Some people are just better at hiding it. I wish we wouldn’t. It’s here again. The fatigue unlike any other, both dreaded and familiar, worse than the summer I had glandular fever. Unlike the flu, however, IRead more…

Post-suicide trauma

**Trigger warning: references to sexual assault, trauma, and suicide** My childhood sexual perpetrator hung himself before facing a courtroom for child molestation charges, served by someone else. I was nine when he sexually assaulted me. I lacked the foresight, theRead more…

Misdiagnoses

Recently I heard one of my friends complain about a doctor he felt was misdiagnosing people. This particular friend of mine is extremely wary about what he sees as ‘the fashion for depression’ (see this article http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/brendanoneill2/100253335/its-become-fashionable-to-be-depressed-this-is-dangerous/ for a summaryRead more…