Staying Positive During My Pregnancy

Being pregnant is no easy feat. My anxiety and depression were a hurdle that I had to overcome faster than I knew I could. It's hard to look at, acknowledge and learn to use silver linings when you've been pessimistic most of your life- even if you do it as a joke. But it's not impossible! Read about how I've been staying positive throughout my pregnancy, maybe a thing or two will help.

Why I decided to stay pregnant despite never wanting children…

I have ALWAYS said that I never wanted children. I never wanted to be a mom. I never wanted to be pregnant. I never wanted to give birth. I never wanted to have to adjust my life for another being. I have always thought that children were not for me and if I ever did…

When you’re not expecting Pt. 1

I thought not having anything written in stone in your life was hard. Until recently. For a couple of weeks I had been having trouble sleeping, but I didn't really know why. A week before my period came around, I got cramps and mood swings like I usually do and I patiently waited for my…

Control your Demons

This is the first time I write a poem on here! I hope you enjoy it.
I wrote this after an anxiety attack I had either last week or a couple of weeks ago. I know some people will relate, I just wish you didn't. If you do, know that you're not alone! And this battle will probably never happen because I will and YOU will never let it happen. Soon you won't even see the monsters because of you'll be to busy leading a happy life.

Gnawing Insecurity Vs. Trust

Definition of trust 1 a : assured reliance on the character, ability, strength, or truth of someone or something b: one in which confidence is placed ——————————————————— How much does insecurity play in ones trust in others? I was having a conversation with one of my friends on my lunch break at work. I can…