Come and Sit

Tonight, I light a candle in a blackened room, And I invite the darkness to come and sit. Together, what is shadowed, Will wax and wane with what is lit. I remember beauty, So much deep beauty, In me, in us, in this life and in this world. Tonight, I remember beauty. I remember pain, … Continue reading Come and Sit

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Psych ER

I sit here contemplating the design of this psychiatric emergency unit. The psychiatrist has told me he won't be admitting me. He said I have a history of being resistant to treatment, and that for people with Borderline Personality Disorder (like me), admission often fails. He's not the first psychiatrist I've heard this from. Stigma … Continue reading Psych ER