Brien (xxhatred)


This article was generously submitted by a guest writer for xxhatred.com 3 Holistic Ways to Reduce Depression Symptoms Depression is a tricky battle, and its symptoms can often feel overwhelming. In addition to the professional help of a therapist, there are some natural techniques you can use to overcome your […]

3 Holistic Ways to Reduce Depression Symptoms


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So I had a little poll on Twitter asking what people would like to see me write about next. More information about me personally and my experiences won, so that’s what this will be about. However, I’ve already written quite a bit about how my illness affects me. So I’ll […]

About my childhood and various Q&A


This article was generously submitted by a guest writer for xxhatred.com Credit: Written by Joy Richardson www.joysvoices.blogspot.com For Julie Woodley http://www.rthm.cc/  The Freeze Response Have you ever been so afraid that you have felt paralyzed?  When a frightening event occurs, many of us become stuck like deer in the headlights. […]

The Freeze Response – by Joy



 Long time, no update. What gives?! It’s been a while since I’ve written anything. Perhaps I just want to forget that I have a mental illness sometimes. I mean, wouldn’t everyone want to if possible? If it’s constantly on your mind, then you likely aren’t doing very well – unless […]

Long time, no update. Here’s what’s new…



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As I noted in one of my previous posts, I’d been feeling somewhat depressed. However, lately I feel that the depression may be more ‘normal’ than my typical bipolar episodes. I realized there’s something more going on…  Mental illness has ripped parts of life from me… Rather than just being […]

Mental illness has ripped my life apart





I’ve posted about this on twitter to some extent, but I’m sure not everyone follows me to know what’s going on. Anyway, during the last appointment with my therapist we discussed several things – including my recent hallucinations and some from the past, along with my paranoia and some other […]

I may have Schizoaffective Disorder