For a few weeks, I have been thinking about the fact that if my suffering benefited someone, then it would be much easier for me to cope. A couple of days ago, I stumbled across this TED talk and after watching it today, I am confident that I am right: if I feel that my
A personal, moving, and informative talk about how depression affects lives in profound ways.
All of the following increased my stress this morning, even the trivial things: When I decided to write this post, it took 30 seconds for WordPress to open. Because it was taking too long, I tried to switch to OneNote, which was already open, but Windows would not switch to OneNote. I had to go to the
Below is a short description of my morning so far. Each day is different but every day has common themes and today highlights some of the more common problems: quick and sudden oscillation between moods; unpredictable reactions; symptoms, especially from PTSD, interfering with normal tasks; physical symptoms; and that some things that trigger my symptoms
Tweets by @hunterhogan This page lacks cohesion, which is exactly why it exists. I want to heal and build a new life, and this page describes some of the obstacles I face and how you can help me overcome those obstacles. The lack of cohesion in the page, and why the page is a mishmash,
While helping a paralyzed man in a wheelchair, I almost died in a Cairo elevator.
My dad wants me to tell him I can pay $402 per month even though I am homeless, suffering from poorly treated mental illnesses, and unemployed.
My financial situation is poor, but I have not yet defaulted on any loans. Nevertheless, I warn my dad, Dan Hogan, that he should look for ways to protect himself from liability if my financial situation worsens.
From a recent article: SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. Dec 1, 2006 (AP)— A grandmother found with a trunkful of marijuana was convicted of drug running in what prosecutors said was an attempt to earn cash for a bingo habit. Grandma was addicted to bingo. Yes, addicted – New Scientist reported on research showing that it is