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  1. cynefin
    January 11th 2021 01:38 AM - permalink
    cynefin
    I was just looking at your pictures, your guinea pigs are really cute.
  2. Celyn
    December 28th 2020 09:03 PM - permalink
    Celyn
    Omg I would love to have some Flinstone vitamins now! Ah yeah, that is the downside when they taste too good
  3. Golfing girl
    December 27th 2020 06:33 PM - permalink
    Golfing girl
    It was nice, no one was yelling at each other. How was your Christmas? What did you do and eat?
  4. Melancholia.
    December 27th 2020 04:56 PM - permalink
    Melancholia.
    We mostly ate too.

    The four year old took up most of the spotlight.
  5. Golfing girl
    December 25th 2020 01:46 PM - permalink
    Golfing girl
    Merry Christmas Dez. Have a lovely day
  6. Melancholia.
    December 17th 2020 07:21 PM - permalink
    Melancholia.
    I just realized that I've never replied to your message from a few weeks ago!

    Thanksgiving was good, it was quiet. I hope it will be normal next year! All set for Christmas now. Got my decorations out about a month and half ago and now just trying to stay super cautious and careful to not get exposed to anyone who might have covid.

    How about you? All ready for Christmas? What are your plans?
  7. PSY
    December 16th 2020 02:22 AM - permalink
    PSY
    Loooool, thank you. I was thinking of usernames that would keep "PSY" in it somehow. I'm proud of myself.
  8. Celyn
    December 6th 2020 03:58 PM - permalink
    Celyn
    The ones we have are chewable and taste orange-y. It's quite nice, actually

    Flintstones vitamins? I've not heard of them before but they sound quite cool as far as vitamins are concerned haha
  9. Golfing girl
    December 6th 2020 01:01 AM - permalink
    Golfing girl
    I'm sorry your feeling like this, you are going to do a great job. Do you talk fast because you get scared? Thank you so much, just basic classes and dancing at it. It's a dancing college. Hope you have a lovely day tomorrow. Hugs
  10. Golfing girl
    December 5th 2020 01:53 AM - permalink
    Golfing girl
    I'm glad you are doing okay and I wish you the best with your job. You are going to do great What are you scared about? I'm okay, back in school.

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    Hey all! My name is Dez, and I am a 23 year old who just graduated with my Masters in Public Health. So I basically just entered the "real world" and have to be an "adult." Ew.

    On any given day if I'm not here you'll find me napping, sitting in therapy, or watching something on Netflix. I'm trying to do this thing called "finding a hobby," so feel free to pass along your favorite books and TV shows.

    I have an interest in sexual health, especially contraceptives, the prevention of sexually transmitted infections as well as HPV and the vaccine in particular. I stand with Planned Parenthood and similar reproductive health organizations. I also have an interest in vaccines.

    I'm still basically trying to figure everything out myself, but feel free to say hello. If I don't answer right away, rest assured that I will when I get a chance! :D

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    Religion
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    I don't know anymore.
    Music
    Oh, various things.
    Movies
    The Harry Potter movies, The Day After Tomorrow, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Horton Hears a Who, Repo! The Genetic Opera, The Little Mermaid, Finding Nemo, Finding Dory... I don't watch many movies.
    Television
    House M.D., In Plain Sight, Nurse Jackie, Rizzoli & Isles, Hell's Kitchen, Once Upon A Time, Necessary Roughness, Chicago Fire, Justice League, Scrubs, Rick and Morty, Bojack Horseman, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Good Doctor, The Good Place, The Resident, 9-1-1
    Games
    Portal, Portal 2, The Sims 3 and 4, Plague, Rocket League, Golf With Your Friends, Magicka, then your classic board games.
    Books
    Anything that's by Jodi Picoult or talks about real life issues or Ellen Hopkins. Fiction books that talk about real world issues, like self harm.
    Sports
    I don't like sports.
    Heroes
    My Pepere (grandfather) and my cousin Sophia, as well as her two older sisters Alex and Gabby and their mother, Kristy. Also my niece Madison. :)
    Favorite quotes
    The world is round, so the place that may seem like the end, may also be only the beginning.
    Other interests
    Being a mermaid.
    Sleeping.
    Eating my sister's food.
    Zumba.
    Sloths.
    Sexual health and reproductive rights
    Vaccines
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Posted September 7th 2019 at 01:04 AM by Spoons Comments 2
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I've been seeing a lot of doctors lately for a lot of different things, and none of them are really giving me any answers. It started last fall and has been a nonstop issue ever since.

Some of my providers have been concerned about my tachycardia, or too fast heart rate. I saw a cardiologist who had me on a monitor and said it's all anxiety, so I'm on a new medication that lowers the heart rate and also can have added benefits of helping me with my anxiety and helping prevent some...

Posted March 12th 2019 at 05:22 AM by Spoons Comments 3
Posted in Uncategorized
My mental illness won. Again. Again it made me give up a potential amazing opportunity without even trying. I was going to apply for funding for my thesis but I'm too depressed to bother and my advisor told me it's not worth it to push myself for something I'm probably not going to be proud of.
But now regardless I'm not going to be proud of the finished product. Because my mental illness won. Again. I gave up. Again. It always wins.

I hate being functionally mentally ill because...

Posted March 7th 2019 at 05:36 AM by Spoons Comments 3
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I've been overwhelmed for weeks. It seems like my workload is only increasing and I don't have any time to sit and just relax anymore. Individual projects, group projects, other classwork, exams, committees, organizations. You name it, I'm in it. I don't really socialize anymore either.

I'm getting really run down and overloaded and overwhelmed and depressed. I haven't been to the gym in like two or three weeks and I've been eating like shit and have gained tons of weight. I've been...

Posted December 2nd 2018 at 01:34 AM by Spoons Comments 1
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This was a tough semester. I struggled a lot more than I thought I would. Between classes, stress, being sick literally almost the entire semester, having a self harm relapse, and crying in one of my favorite professor's office a few times, I was ready to give up on everything.

But, this semester is almost over. Two of my classes are completely done with and I have As in both of those. I'm getting a B in one class and while that's tough for me, I'm slowly accepting it.

...

Posted October 6th 2018 at 05:10 AM by Spoons Comments 5
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Iím not okay in a different way than normal. The depression is hitting me in ways it never has before.

It hurts so bad

Iím closer to killing myself than i ever have been before.

I want to do damage.

But i wonít. Iíll jusg go on and smile and pretend everything is great while secretly hoping I drop dead tomorrow.

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