Tag Archives: anxiety

That Clickbait Wasn’t About OCD

You know the articles I mean, with titles like, “10 Images That Will Set Off Your OCD”. Maybe you think it’s rather OCD of me to want to say (scream), “NO. YOU ARE NOT TALKING ABOUT OCD STOP USING THAT … Continue reading

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When “What If” Explodes Into Panic

Continuing on as promised from the first part: Panic attacks. I’ve had two now, and lemmie recount my experiences with the second (it’s shorter to explain and was more dramatic) and hopefully that illustrates a panic attack a little better. … Continue reading

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When “What If” Explodes

You know I really thought my next post after the I Scream one was going to be another post about torture but then the sweater thing happened and I wound up re-reading my post on anxiety and…it was weird, because … Continue reading

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This Post is Eventually About Writing

Hello minions. I’m back and I’m sorry for the delay, but I hope you all enjoyed Tyler’s unit on conlangs. As for me, well. I’ve found a doctor who actually listens carefully to my concerns – you wouldn’t think that’s … Continue reading

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Dealing With The “What-Ifs”

Do you ever look at your work and think, “What if I think this is really good, but it’s actually really terrible?” Do you ever wonder what will happen if you finally get a complete, polished manuscript and you submit … Continue reading

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Deviant, Disabling, Distressing: OCD vs Anything Else

If you have ever said the words “I am a little OCD” you are probably wrong. OCD is a terrible mental disorder that doesn’t get the attention it deserves likely in part because so many people claim to have it … Continue reading

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Deviant, Disabling, and Distressing: Anxiety, Panic, Nervousnous, ect.

We all get anxious, right? Just like we all get sad. This is why anxiety is probably just as misunderstood as depression, and the two often go hand-in-hand. The thing is, anxiety in an anxiety disorder doesn’t really behave the … Continue reading

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