Some time in 2020, an older man asked me about my back tattoo in Home Depot. He wanted to know what was “it a picture of”. I tend to brush off questions that immediately begin with an oversimplification. I consider the design on my back to be art- art that…

Emotions serve an important purpose in human existence, and will almost always point to something that needs to be acknowledged. They are not right or wrong in themselves-they are a reflection of your inner experience. “Psychological invalidation is the act of rejecting, dismissing, or minimizing thoughts and feelings.” It implies…

Stephanie Willis

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