What You Should Know About Schizophrenia

I am open about my diagnosis, but that doesn’t mean it’s not awkward. It doesn’t mean I don’t wonder if people feel bad for me or think “Wow she’s pathetic.”

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I Will Not Be Your Monster

Originally posted on My Life with Psychosis:
*This is adapted from an essay I wrote in my final year of university on the ethics of media representation of minorities* I want you to sit for, let’s say twenty seconds, before you read the rest of this post, and think of what you think a schizophrenic…

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The Hardest Lesson I Ever Learned

Today’s blog post is a reblog of The Hardest Lesson I Ever Learned from a fellow writer and blogger with Schizoaffective Disorder. You can also find her on Tumblr, Vimeo and Instagram. She is a phenomenal writer, and we have a lot in common. I hope you check out her work. Source: The Hardest Lesson I ever […]

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A Letter to My Psychosis

Every day, you wake up and reset like your batteries went dead. You ask yourself all the questions again…

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Embracing My Schizophrenia

Nearly all therapists tell you to accept the fact you have a mental illness. Few therapists encourage you to accept your hallucinations. No one tells you to love them.

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