A continuation of my story of loss and anxiety leading to the loss of my faith.

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So last time I talked about Fiona’s death and my childhood background with medical anxiety. I left off the morning of February 3rd, 2003 after the police and our pastor came to our apartment…

Ambrose Bierce published “An Occurrence at Owl Creek” in 1890, after not only the Civil War but after paltry attempts at Reconstruction which had since been abandoned. In the late 19th century America was more interested in rebuilding the country for its white citizens who were trying to figure out…

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I’ve been thinking about an old friend from my early 20s. When I worked at TJ Maxx in Rutland, VT, I had a friend that was a little younger than myself. She would ride carts inside the store like they were scooters. She was funny and caring. We had fun…

This post is part of a series in which I am sharing some of my past writings. This was something I wrote while deconstructing a lot of my toxic Christian ideas.

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“… our beliefs change. We needn’t be afraid of this. In the course of our study and practice, as…

This is the beginning of a new series where I will be discussing my loss of faith, deconstruction from Christianity, who I used to be compared with who I am today, and how I got here. Content Warning for infant loss.

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This is such a difficult story to tell. I…

This is an essay I wrote for Abnormal Psych, I really enjoyed the opportunity to share some of my personal experiences being diagnosed with BPD.

Our textbook states that research is ongoing to try and figure out the genetic components of BPD, which appear to exist due to a higher rate of the disorder in identical twins. The links between serotonin levels, the limbic system, and emotional instability present in BPD is also being investigated…

This is part of a series where I am publishing my writing from the last couple of years. This piece is my final research paper for my college composition class in fall, 2018.

Sex and gender are widely confused and misunderstood. Sex is a label (male or female) assigned to…

I wrote this a couple years ago when I finally confronted experiences that I had as a child. Content warning for rape culture and sexual shame related stuff.

I’ve been reading Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture, a collection of essays edited by Roxane Gay. Thoughts and feelings have…

This is part of a series of posts I wrote in the last year of school. This is an essay I wrote for my college composition class in fall 2018.

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On October twenty-first, 2018, the New York Times reported the Trump administration has plans to request before the end of…

I am going to be publishing things that I wrote a couple years ago and over the last year for school. This piece was written after my mother passed away unexpectedly in November of 2017 as part of my therapy.

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The week before Thanksgiving, my mom called. I can’t recall…

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