In a facebook group we were asked our opinion on the most recent shooting. The post used Columbine as an example and also reference bullying. When I responded, I had no idea that I would have so much to say. I tell you this to provide a preface for the post below:
Ok, so here are my thoughts and opinions on this topic.
I agree with previous comments, we’re learning or have learned that Columbine wasn’t caused by bullying. Well, not bullying of shooters. The main shooter was a bully himself, his accomplice was a boy with mental illness that craved acceptance. That’s what I’ve perceived from what I’ve read at least. Continue reading “Have We Had #Enough Yet?”
The Bright Sessions
The Big Loop
Basically AUDIODRAMAS! I’m obsessed! If you haven’t noticed this about me yet, I am someone who can become hyper focused on a genre, topic, hobby, etc when first introduced. I’m what you would call an “addictive personality”, it’s a strength and a weakness.
Continue reading “What’s LizaJane Listening To? #Audiodramas”
With the hustle and chaos that is the holiday season, it’s easy to forget how this time of year affects us all, especially those with mental illness.
Year around people who suffer from mental illness struggle from day to day to hold it together, imagine what that’s like this time of year.
Continue reading “Be Safe. Be Kind. Be Human.”
I had an interesting conversation last night with a great friend. I first met this person over the summer, he invited me to guest host on his podcast. It was exactly what my anxiety needed to freak out! Why the heck would this professional want me on his show?!?! I was terrified, until the day we recorded. He made me feel so comfortable and accepted. That’s a huge deal for me. Since that time, he’s become someone I respect, admire and look forward to interacting with, when time zones and schedules allow.
Continue reading “What if I fly?”