Depression fractures your mind and soul, leaving you to slip through the cracks. You never know how deep a human being can sink into themselves. The answer will surprise you every day, until you lose the ability to be surprised by anything anymore. You will spend so many days in the darkness without even realizing… Read More Depression Lessons
In this Billy Hargrove fanfic, 21-year-old Cress Knox discovers herself trapped in the midst of a brewing nightmare as a supernatural force threatens to overtake her and the small town of Hawkins.
The only connection between her strange new powers and dark visions seem to be the arrogant lifeguard she met at the start of the summer, Billy Hargrove.
Whatever’s lurking in Hawkins, it wants Cress and Billy to know, even at the cost of their lives. … Read More Waste Me – Billy Hargrove Chapters 2 and 3
I started writing some messages to a friend this morning, and I realized as I sent them that they were all really good writing material. I’m currently reading Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert, and she offers a fantastic quote by Joan Didion – “I don’t know what I think until I write.” So this morning, and… Read More I’m Not Going to Be a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy
Waste Me takes place in a modern Stranger Things AU where the main character, Cress, comes to her best friend’s hometown of Hawkins, Indiana, for the summer. There, she meets an obnoxious lifeguard who knows exactly how to get under her skin. At first, she thinks Billy is suited to be nothing more than a summer… Read More Waste Me – A Billy Hargove Fanfic
As we get older, falling asleep becomes more challenging. Whether you just can’t stop tossing or turning or you wrestle with anxiety, it’s important to try and find the right sleep routine for you. There are plenty of tips and tricks out there, and one of my personal favorites is listening to ASMR. Listening to… Read More Falling Asleep Just Got a Little Bit Easier – SleepPhones Wireless Review
I’m officially on a social media hiatus. Okay, so maybe I shouldn’t be blogging if that’s the case, but I don’t think WordPress falls under the same category as Social Media (TM). I’m talking about Twitter and Instagram specifically, which have become more of a burden and distraction from real life than anything else lately.… Read More I Need a Break From Social Media (And Maybe You Do, Too)
I just got this idea in the shower, so I have to type fast. The Clearasil hasn’t even dried on my face yet (god, I hate cystic acne sm but that’s another post for another day.) It’s Pride Month, and while it’s a fantastic time for openly LGBTQ+ people to celebrate themselves and their love,… Read More How The Sims Can Help People Explore Their Sexuality and Gender Identity