Tag Archives: mental illness

  1. Is talking about mental illness off putting?

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    May 21, 2017 by What Is A Name After All?

    I have talked about depression and anxiety multiple times on this blog and I do it even more often in …
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  2. Never assume you know what someone is going through.

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    May 8, 2017 by What Is A Name After All?

    We all experience similar emotions, but each person’s experience is inextricably individual and intransmissible. We can listen to someone expressing …
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  3. The Invisible: what can we do?

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    November 20, 2016 by What Is A Name After All?

    In the last two posts, I’ve been addressing homelessness. I’ve been discussing how we excuse ourselves from caring and how …
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  4. The Invisible: why we should care.

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    November 10, 2016 by What Is A Name After All?

    When looking at a homeless person, most people will assume their situation is somehow their fault, a result of their …
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  5. The Invisible: they are right in front of us, but we chose to look away

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    November 3, 2016 by What Is A Name After All?

    The world we live in often strikes us as terribly unfair, sick and cruel. Luckily, a lot of people are …
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  6. Cinderella: A fairytale

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    May 18, 2016 by What Is A Name After All?

    INT. ROOM. AFTERNOON. A young girl is sitting huddled in a tight, poorly lit room. The feeling it gives us …
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  7. The world is sick and today I feel defeated.

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    February 12, 2016 by What Is A Name After All?

    I want to spend my life making the world a better place. But today, I am defeated. Today the despair …
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