I had ECT

Its been a while since I have written on here, and the less I write the more I have trouble doing so. I guess it is a muscle in a way, it requires regular exercise in order to stay in shape. But even when I do regularly write, I always have trouble on how to […]

OCD, Creativity & Demons

A million thoughts run through our heads a day. Some positive, some mundane, some bizarre, some interesting, some downright deplorable and horrific. I have a few theories on OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) and its causes. Be forewarned, as with the rest of my writing, you may vehemently dislike or find it off-putting and/or absurd. But […]

Playing the Victim, learned helplessness and how to take charge of your life.

I once had an eccentric Latin professor use the word “victim” to explain grammatical concepts behind certain noun declensions. I believe he had been trying to help us remember cases and word endings, and to determine the direct object, or “victim” in the phrases we were learning. Deciphering who was doing what and to whom in Latin sentences was difficult, as the sentence […]