Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety · Depression

Can’t Ignore It Any Longer | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Back in April, I went to my doctor because my anxiety medicine wasn’t working. Together we decided that the best solution was to increase the doses of the medicine I was already on. Since that increase I’ve been super stable. Possibly, the most stable I’ve ever been. Though the road definitely hasn’t been smooth like… Continue reading Can’t Ignore It Any Longer | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Anxiety · Depression

Twiddling My Fingers: Bored, Uninspired, and Annoyed

My mind usually swells with topics to write about.┬áIdeas usually speed towards me with such force that I lose a few of them and normally one captures my attention so fully that I just have to write about it. Lately, that hasn’t been happening and I feel like a bored, scolded child sitting in a… Continue reading Twiddling My Fingers: Bored, Uninspired, and Annoyed

Anxiety · Depression · Social Commentary

An Anxious Girl’s Guide To Surviving The Holidays.

Hello fellow adventurers, It’s that wonderful time of the year: families are gathering, cookies are being baked, and presents are being wrapped. It’s also a time of great anxiety and stress. Holidays tend to become hectic and family gatherings can be highly unpredictable, elevating the anxiety levels of everyone involved. I’m excited to see my… Continue reading An Anxious Girl’s Guide To Surviving The Holidays.

Adventures of Shy Girl · Anxiety · Depression · Personal

On Self-Harming | Adventures Of Shy Girl

Dear fellow adventurers, When I was little, I always joked with my mom about why she never had to worry about me. I always said, “You never have to worry about me becoming a drug addict because I hate needles, I can’t(couldn’t) swallow pills, and I could never snort anything.” I said, “And I would… Continue reading On Self-Harming | Adventures Of Shy Girl