Falling
Confessional

Falling

A divorce is scary, like heights when you’re acrophobic. “Don’t look down” becomes “don’t look back.” Probably “don’t look forward” either, because the past and the future are frightening. Living in the moment is the best option, and even then, it’s easy to trip and fall. I will be fine. I know this because I … Continue reading

Affirmations
Confessional

Affirmations

I hate to be criticized. That’s one of the most significant things I learned at school this quarter. Displaying our Business Logo projects on the big screen to be poked and picked apart–my design was first and I took the critiques personally. Then I was hurling my own criticisms at the critics. “Your business card … Continue reading

Contrary Mom on Psychology Today!
Chortle Portal / Confessional

Contrary Mom on Psychology Today!

Victoria Maxwell is a Playwright, Actor, Lecturer, and Blogger at Psychology Today.  Her blog, Crazy for Life, Escapades of a Bipolar Princess, is honest, brave, and thoroughly entertaining!  I am feeling honored, ecstatic, and to be honest, surprisingly anxious because Victoria is featuring my essay, “I Ate a Baby” today on her blog.  If you love me … Continue reading