Personal · Recovery · Religious

The Long-term​ Effects of My Visit to a Monastic Community

Reflections on how my week of intentional community, worship, silence, and going off the grid at Taizé changed me for good.

Chronic Illness · Chronic Pain · Mental Health · Personal · Recovery

30 Unique Skills of People Who Live with Chronic Health Conditions

People often think of disabled people in terms of what they lack, but here are a few remarkable gifts that we have.

Chronic Illness · Chronic Pain · Personal · Social Justice

The Fundamental Attribution Error and Chronic Illness: The Importance of Education and Kindness

It’s easy to make assumptions about people, but it’s far more important to give people the benefit of the doubt.

Mental Health · My Creative Writing · Personal · Recovery · Social Justice

Showing Up for Sexual Assault Survivors (Not Just During Sexual Assault Awareness Month): Some Tips

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Do more than just wear teal. Here are some ideas.