Christmas is my favorite holiday, it always has been. I look forward to the holiday season all year long. It’s always the highlight of my year. But now, I can’t … Continue reading Where is my Christmas Spirit?
Lots of wishes float around this time of year. Lists are jam packed with material goods, gadgets and toys people covet. Well wishes also abound as folks entreat each other … Continue reading Happy Healthy Holidays
You may not have realized we had more than one James posting on this blog. James Edgar Skye started this blog and I am not him. I am James Pack. … Continue reading I’m the Other James
I know I’m not alone when I say I don’t like the holidays. Everyone has their reasons. Family gatherings always reminded me of or created more bad memories.
As I am back in my hometown to be with my family during this holiday season, there is so much laughter, joy but also unwanted questions coming towards my way. … Continue reading Surviving the Holiday Season
Between now and the end of the year is a fantastic time. We see family and friends, meet for coffee, eat some amazing food, and shop for those special people … Continue reading Stay Safe This Holiday Season – A Mental Health Advisory Post
\*disclaimer\* I am not advocating that cutting is right or wrong. For some people, like myself for a good portion of my life, it is just a way that you … Continue reading Cutting and Self-harm, My Story
This week has been a long week for me. I’ve really been in a lot of pain due to constant weather changes. I’m getting migraines from the same. It was … Continue reading Holidays and Kids
I had an interesting conversation the other day with a very close family member. They basically told me they are just living life, doing what they have to until they … Continue reading Finding Happiness with a Mental Illness
Life with a mental illness is a funny thing, and sometimes you just keep going through the motions of life. When I am engaged in life, things are good. My … Continue reading Going Through the Motions of Life
All it takes is a little faith for some sunshine to come through the darkness. I made the decision to forgo blogging today. What was the point? I never I … Continue reading Light in all the Darkness
If you haven’t yet read my blog about the things I am thankful for, please do. This will likely be my last blog post until the end of the week … Continue reading My Social Anxiety Life – Part Six