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

#f*ckstigma

I would like to note that the following post was inspired by I Swear written by the amazing Walker Karraa, founder of Stigmama.   Fuck Stigma Fuck your glorified concept of normal Fuck your ignorance and pity Fuck the idea it is all in my head Fuck just “getting over it” Fuck Stigma Fuck your … Continue reading #f*ckstigma

I am not a Second-Class Citizen

My name is a Lauren. I am a work-at home mom of two beautiful, happy boys. I have been with my husband for almost 5 years, married to him for 3 of them. I volunteer twice a week to a local café which is run by a nonprofit. I recently joined the local roller derby … Continue reading I am not a Second-Class Citizen