I Live At War With The Voices In My Head; This "Diseased" Mind Is My Strongest Weapon
"I have to fight the stigma surrounding schizophrenia. I have to fight cultural apathy. I have to fight legal disempowerment. Did you know that, as a schizophrenic, I cannot legally board an airplane without being sedated?"
I Thought I Was Above Body Image Issues — Until I Lost A Lot Of Weight
As a result of antidepressants, my weight has always been just outside my control. But when I changed my medication and unexpectedly lost a noticeable amount of weight, I was forced to confront body image issues I thought I was intellectually above.