Don’t Believe Me, I’m a Liar

When I was a child, I was a pathological liar. At least, that’s what I’ve told myself my entire life. It’s true that I lied about a lot of things: I tried to deny it was me who forgot to flush the toilet, or said I’d brushed my teeth when I hadn’t, or claimed it…Read more Don’t Believe Me, I’m a Liar

What happens when you accept friend requests from strangers? My social media experiment.

Have you ever received a friend request from a stranger and, as your finger hovered over the ignore button, wondered, "What if?" A year ago today, I posted a meme on Facebook that went semi-viral. It was meant as a response to the growing trend of posts saying, "I'm testing to see who my real…Read more What happens when you accept friend requests from strangers? My social media experiment.

Suicide: Let Me Put It This Way

I wanted to step back for a moment to talk about an issue a bit more broad than Borderline Personality Disorder -- suicide. Celebrity deaths can be shocking. We’re hit most heavily when they are people we grew up watching or listening to, and it hurts that much more when they’re taken away by mental…Read more Suicide: Let Me Put It This Way