Jugalbandi… Let’s write together

Originally posted on Blogger Community:
Let’s write a story together. While we were looking for ideas to increase engagement here in the Community, Sadagopan suggested an exciting idea. The idea is this- A story written by multiple authors. How will this work? The first person to sign up for the activity will be given the first sentence of the story. This person will write the… Continue reading Jugalbandi… Let’s write together

What Happens After A Mental Health Diagnosis?

Originally posted on Blogger Community:
Welcome to Wednesday’s Mental Health Safe Space post. Last week, I wrote about when it is time to seek professional help for mental health issues. This week, I want to go over what happens after a diagnosis is made. First off, while I chose an image of a smattering of pills, this is by no means I promote medication for… Continue reading What Happens After A Mental Health Diagnosis?

What Not To Say To Those With Mental Health Issues

Originally posted on Blogger Community:
? There are many ways to be empathetic and compassionate to someone who is experiencing problems with their mental health. There are just as many ways to unknowingly belittle someone and make them feel even worse about themselves. So let’s run through some of the well meaning common things people say to the mentally ill thinking it will help them… Continue reading What Not To Say To Those With Mental Health Issues

I Need Help-The Hardest Conversation To Start

Originally posted on Blogger Community:
“I need help.” Those simple words may be the most difficult thing anyone experiencing mental health disorders may ever have to utter. You have a sore knee, you see a doctor. You’re losing weight and feeling exhausted all of the time? See a doctor, of course. But if you’re just feeling ‘out of it’ and not like yourself, like something… Continue reading I Need Help-The Hardest Conversation To Start

[REBLOG] 3rd Annual Birthday/Blog Anniversary Meet and Greet!

Originally posted on BigAndPinkyToes:
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com My blog anniversary and my birthday are both at the beginning of January. The last 2 years I have hosted a meet and greet to celebrate both. It was so fun before that I am going to do it again this year. We are going to share links to our favorite posts from 2019. How does… Continue reading [REBLOG] 3rd Annual Birthday/Blog Anniversary Meet and Greet!

*Reblog* Let It Bleed Challenge

Originally posted on Being bipolar. :
Before reading, please bear in mind that it is my FIRST EVER poem. I dedicate it to Saumya Agrawal from Randomness Inked and Auroraboros who strongly suggested and challenged me to write poems which I finally did. I am deadly scared to publish it but sometimes, it is good to get out of your comfort zone. Theme: LET IT BLEED It was sharp and cold.… Continue reading *Reblog* Let It Bleed Challenge

Cadavre exquis – Take 2; Team 2

Originally posted on Cyranny's Cove:
Due to the number of people who wanted to play along for this second edition of Cadavre Exquis, and not wanting to restrain writers’ inspiration, I divided the group in three teams. This is the work of Team #2. I hope you’ll enjoy the writing exercise!  Cadavre Exquis is a writing game in which each player only gets the… Continue reading Cadavre exquis – Take 2; Team 2

I Understand: A Letter to My Younger Self

Originally posted on RWT:
Dear 17 year old Me I know things are not going as you wanted them to be. I know you are sad. I know you are lonely. I know you wish that someone was there to to hold your hand and make you feel that everything is going to be okay sooner or later. I understand what you are going through.… Continue reading I Understand: A Letter to My Younger Self

*Reblog* Cadavre exquis, anyone? – Take 2

Originally posted on Cyranny's Cove:
Hello Lovelies! As you might (or very possibly might not) remember, last October, I played “cadavre exquis” with a couple of fellow bloggers. You can catch up with my first invitation here. Colin, Suze, The Bag Lady and Urban Liaisons participated and the result was pretty amazing, especially for a first shot! ? I’d like to try it again…… Continue reading *Reblog* Cadavre exquis, anyone? – Take 2