I started NancyLostinLife at a time during one of the most challenging times of my life. After over two years of blogging and being in the blogging community, I feel like it’s time to ask myself where I want to go from here, blog-wise. Truthfully, I don’t know. I enjoy the blogging community … Continue reading What is the future of NancyLostinLife?
Nobody told Bruce this. Bruce has given me a lot of anxiety. He has run off into the road TWICE! TWICE! He has also barked at nothing and we all know that means ghosts are trying to kill me. There’s just so many women can take! No in all serious Bruce has … Continue reading Apparently, pets help with mental illness…
I am a reader. However, required reading for a class has always been like pulling teeth. Although sometimes I will find that I enjoy a book from a class every now and then. I believe the first book I had to read for school was The Twits by Roald Dahl. Which did turn out to … Continue reading Does required reading ruin potential readers?
So I got my tonsils out and it was terrible. I've been having spouts of tonsillitis for about three years and finally it was suggested that my tonsils were removed. So it took a while of course o have everything sorted and the day of the operation arrived. Getting the anesthetic needle into my veins … Continue reading Getting your tonsils out sucks!!!
So on Wednesday I had my first day of my new college. I found at my last college that disclosing my mental health problems helped me more then it hurt. I was able to talk to my teachers at will and got the help needed when I needed it. It gave me … Continue reading Telling teachers about my mental illness
9/10 I can’t believe how long it has taken me to read this beautifully disturbing book. The society constructed by Atwood is detailed and not to in your face about the fact it is meant to be some sort of warning of the worse to come. The mix of the before time, the transition … Continue reading The Handmaids Tale by Margaret Atwood
I'm back bitches! So considering the depressive episode I had and the removal of the evil tonsils my reading habits have taken a bit of a hit and the want to pick up a book just isn't there. Reading slumps suck a lot. You never know how long their gonna last. I had a … Continue reading Reading slump….
In short yes, but not in my opinion on purpose but more because of ignorance and laziness. I recently saw Suicide Squad in cinema (which I very much enjoyed) and have loved DC and its villains for years but the movie did have me thinking about the how many bad guys are just called … Continue reading Does Popular Culture Demonize Mental Illness?
I have finished the process of changing medication and fuck was it harder then I thought. With the medication I was on I had to slowly cut down on the dosage before starting the new medication. I felt the effects of the drop in dosage almost immediately. It started with a slight sad … Continue reading Changing Medication Part Two
Medication seems quite scary at first but having been on Citalopram for about ten months I feel that medication is very helpful. However, now my doctor and I have decided to change my type of medication in order to get my mood where I want it and to help with the anxiety more. As … Continue reading Changing Medication