When you’re the crazy ex

My post this week was going to be on an amazing kale salad recipe and grad school doubts. But to be quite honest, I'm not in the mood for peppy vegetable banter or trying to make sense of the choice I need to make about grad school. Especially not since I apparently have hella unresolved …

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Stop making mental illness the scapegoat for gun violence

A moment: today as I was ranting in our inter-office chat to a co-worker, I said, "thanks for letting me talk before I just snapped on this other person." Then I raced to hastily add, "I mean, 'snap' as in yell or something. Not anything bad." This fleeting, normal moment flustered me, then struck me, …

An open letter from a mentally ill woman to the man who wants to date her

Hey guy. I'm a mentally ill woman. Yes, me, the person you're romantically interested in, who has completely and utterly enchanted you with her irresistible charms (maybe I'm reaching here.) I never know the right time to have this discussion in the dating process so I figure why not just lay it all out at …