Three Peaks and a Valley #7: Downtown Manhattan Day

This series, Three Peaks and a Valley refers to three positive moments and one negative moment that happens during a twenty-four hour period of my life. When I’m feeling down, my mom tells me to remember one positive and one negative thing about the experience: a peak and a valley. Three Peaks and a Valley …

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Writing a Book? Veganism? Answering Questions Nobody Asked

Hello! I thought I would make this quick post to help readers get to know me as well as make a few announcements. Lots of big plans in the future! I appreciate those who have taken the time to read my work.   Are you writing a book? I am writing a book. Right now …

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Dying to be Pretty

“Mental illness is so deep inside your head that people don’t know what to say. They don’t have the right words to say, so they say nothing,” my mother said, crying in earnest now.   I listen from behind a mask of calmness cultivated by years of practicing journalism and living with mental illness. For …

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