A Letter to E.D.

A Letter to E.D.

By: Jessica Ross, Blogger & Advocate Dearest Ed, You are the aches of my brittle bones and the fire that circulates through my bloodstream. Racing up and down my body, you weave in and out, all shapes and colors, searching for anything to fill. Your goal: to consume every last inch of me. How awfully […]

Piece of Meat: A Narrative on Sexual Assault

Piece of Meat: A Narrative on Sexual Assault

Written By: Molly Hillery, Where I Stand Blog Manager & Advocate Most of my pieces for Where I Stand are intensely vulnerable. I’ve written about my severe depression and suicide attempts, my journey with relapse, and many pieces about my eating disorder. I hope that they have reached people and helped them feel less alone. […]

Our Beautiful Brain Art Blog: Concentric Circles

Our Beautiful Brain Art Blog: Concentric Circles

What you will need: Watercolor paint and brushes– If you do not have these you can use markers, colored pencils, acrylic paint, or crayons. -Watercolor paper, or journal page, really anything can be used for this project. The point of this project is to let your mind flow freely. How it works: It is not hard to […]

Depression Has A Voice.

Depression Has A Voice.

Written by Molly Hillery, Where I Stand Blog Manager & Advocate I am struggling to get up and out of bed each morning. Showering and getting ready, getting myself to work and attempting to perform my best, remembering and feeling motivated to feed myself, coming home and attempting to do chores, spending quality time with […]