Tag Archive: depression

A Sudden Meltdown

2 days ago we had a MELTDOWN Out of the blue Now we’re afraid. Afraid to call our shrink, lest she admit us to the psych ward. We’re afraid to talk to our… Continue reading

cracked – Part II

Cracked.  Our skin has dried out so much that it has cracked.  Raw. Peeling. Bleeding.  Sore.  How did we get to this point?  Through neglect? Trying to  remember…. The body in which we… Continue reading

cracked – Part I

“Hospital“, said the psychiatrist, and our heart sank.  All of us K’s flew into a panic at the thought of being confined again after all this… after all this time.  I can’t say… Continue reading

Symptoms of Dissociative Identity Disorder

Dissociative Identity Disorder is also known as Multiple Personality Disorder.  It is a highly controversial subject, and many psychologists and psychiatrists refuse to recognize it as a real mental illness.  In other words,… Continue reading

The Beauty Pageant

Random memory which suddenly came out of nowhere:  (figured it must be important, so better write it down before we forget) When K was a little girl, about 4 or 5,  Mother entered… Continue reading

Neglect: A Different Kind of Self-Harm

Summer is over.  Gone too are most of our memories of it.  A few things stick out inside our brain, either because they were really good (like when Sis visited) or really bad… Continue reading

The Inevitable Crash

Well, here we go again.  I was feeling so good.  I was living my life, and things were going pretty darn well.  I got to take a weekend trip far away and had… Continue reading