Tag: people

  • People Who Look Down on You for Mental Illness

    People Who Look Down on You for Mental Illness

    Sometimes I’ve worried about being so open about my own mental illnesses and specifically, my struggles with depression, anxiety, and suicidal thoughts. There is a part of me that absolutely know that there are a few narrow-minded people who probably read my posts (if they even bother) and then feel superior or like there is […]

  • The Idea of People

    The Idea of People

    The Idea of People Written By: Maranda Russell I love the idea of people, but I must admit the reality often fails to meet my high expectations.

  • Moving Sale! Selling a House is a Pain in the…

    So…my husband and I are in the process of selling our home and looking for a smaller, less expensive place. We simply don’t need a big house with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a full basement, and lots of other room just for the two of us. I have quickly learned that getting a house ready to […]

  • Yes, I have autism and I am proud!

    Not too long ago, after a lengthy round of psychological testing and lots of other mind-probing activities, my psychologist broke the news to me that I do officially have autism. The autism I have is a high-functioning type called Asperger’s (or at least it used to be called that, now they are starting to just […]

  • Are you a book snooper?

    I’ve always been one of those people who like to snoop around someone else’s house.  I’m not the kind of person who snoops through the medicine cabinet or sneaks into someone else’s bedroom, but I am constantly on the lookout for one thing…books. So why do I search out books?  Personally, I believe that you can tell a […]