The Power of Why

People have a weird way of basing their degree of sympathy over how someone died. A baby is stillborn. Tragic. A woman dies while fighting cancer. Brave. A person gives in to their depression and commits suicide. Selfish. I am a firm believer that all life holds the same value. A lost life, no matter … Continue reading The Power of Why

Stigma Fighters

My first submission to Stigma Fighters. I am so honored to join the ranks of this amazing site. http://stigmafighters.com/stigma-fighters-lauren-kocher/

A day without Stigma

I decided I wanted to do something different for the New Year. I wan to hear from others. The most popular response to those with mental illness is no more stigma. But what does that look like? Prompt: You wake up on New Years day to find the world has been granted a day without … Continue reading A day without Stigma