All tagged mental health

Betrayal In Four Acts #1

This article is ostensibly about betrayal. It is also about the way in which ideas and their analogues, words, influence the feelings and perceptions of our life. More succinctly this piece touches on the courage and curiosity required to delve deeply into the power of choice versus the trap of obligation and guilt.

Risk Everything

My big nose I can remember standing in front of the mirror at 16 and seeing only one thing…a giant nose. I recall obsessive feelings of revulsion boil up inside myself. I felt ugly. I know now teenagers go through a lengthy period period of awkward transformation and irrational feelings fueled in part by hormones and the liminal process of becoming an adult.