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Medical Doctors Need Better Mental Health Education

*Trigger warning: Mild wrist-cutting. Note: Though masochism plays an important role in this story, I won't analyze it too deeply here, because it's beside the point of this article. I'll save that for other essays, like this one. ... This is a recounting of the disrespectful and ignorant way I was treated by supposed medical… Continue reading Medical Doctors Need Better Mental Health Education

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Normal: Part Two

In my last post, "Normal: Part One", I described my teenage lifestyle as a stubborn, gothic young woman with undiagnosed borderline personality disorder and, unsurprisingly, deep depression and anger problems. I explained my seething hatred for anything that could be considered "normal", because my emotional experience of the world was so diseased and unusual that… Continue reading Normal: Part Two

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Thanksgiving Is Better Than Christmas (And I Can Prove It)

The other day - it was October 28th - I went to a hardware store, fully expecting to take advantage of the wide array of spooky stuff that goes on sale a few days before Halloween. I strolled into the building with a big grin on my face, ready to spend more money than I… Continue reading Thanksgiving Is Better Than Christmas (And I Can Prove It)

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Borderline Personality Disorder Is Evil (Except When It’s Not)

Three Announcements: 1. I have a Facebook page where I post links to all of Miss Misery's updates, as well as cool exclusive content! Check it out here. 2. Previous article: The Electroconvulsive October 3. Happy Halloween! ... Borderline Personality Disorder Is Evil (Except When It's Not) 99% of the time, BPD is a special… Continue reading Borderline Personality Disorder Is Evil (Except When It’s Not)