That’s me in the cover photo…just older. I’m a forty-something introvert, mom, and writer and love hard rock and metal. It’s cathartic. Have you ever watched Dead to Me? Christina Applegate’s character meditates via metal. It’s the scene in which I felt understood…that I’m not the only one who can find solace in such music.… Read More 5 Reasons I Love Metal: The Multifaceted Beauty of Metal
Over the years, mine has told me… You can’t. You’re not good enough. You’ll never amount to anything. People just tolerate you. You have no real friends. You’re not lovable. Life is pointless. These are dangerous assertions, especially for someone who struggles with depression. Unfortunately, those struggling with depression have these thoughts more often and tend to… Read More Your Brain is Often a Liar. Be careful as to what you believe.
Ok, I know that sounds ridiculous, but let me explain… My life began spiraling downward, and in 2013 it plummeted. My mind was a mess, my emotions were all over the place, my husband and I were separated, and I wanted to die…literally.