When Words Won't Do

Still in the DSM: Queerness, Depression and Coming Out

By Benjamin Andrews You’re not doing it right. You’re not worth it. You’re being selfish. It’s all in your head. If you suffer from major depressive disorder like I do, you are probably familiar with these unwanted thoughts. You’re not doing it right. You’re not worth it. You’re being selfish. It’s all in your head. If you identify as queer individual you are also probably … Continue reading Still in the DSM: Queerness, Depression and Coming Out

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What I’ve Learned From Self Care

By Samantha Tata Who the hell am I to be telling you about self care? This is the girl who gave herself poison ivy in middle school, who refused to wear her retainer in high school, and who can’t buy Nutella because a jar won’t last longer than three days. We’re all doing our best. This is my version: For as long as I could … Continue reading What I’ve Learned From Self Care