A note to a friend Photo by TexasExplorer98 via Foter.com under CC BY Yes, there’s no way I was going to leave Twitter without being able to contact you — I’m glad you wrote =) That’s great you’re working on a book! I just checked out storylabs.co — great name! I like .co. I registered clownfysh.co thinking waaay ahead to someday five … Continue reading Dear Andrew,
Metaphors for artists Photo by Mr.Eneko via Foter.com under CC BY This song was written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez in a single day. They specifically had in mind the voice of Idina Menzel (whose talent is shocking). The result is a song so good that everyone heard it so many times we started making fun … Continue reading “Let It Go”
— “Let It Go,” Frozen Photo by Lux-et-la-Liberte via Foter.com under CC BY-NC-SA I’ve been isolating myself for a long time. Even back in the 11th grade, when my favorite lunch table clique became too cliquey, I moved to an empty table. I left my favorite people in the world and sat at an empty table. All you … Continue reading “A kingdom of isolation, and it looks like I’m the queen.”
(Because I never knew what anxiety was before) Or racing thoughts? What are those? When I went to the Brattleboro Retreat after a suicide attempt in 2011, when I was 33 years old, one of the nurses gave me a book on anxiety. I said, “I don’t have anxiety.” She said, “Do you know what anxiety … Continue reading What is disorganized thinking?