“I (Don’t) Want to Die”: My Visit to the Psych Ward

Last week I was faced with a huge decision. One that I’d say was among the top ten most important in my life, and certainly one of the hardest. It started Monday morning. I had just posted a brief video on Facebook and had begun working on a poem when I felt a drastic drop…

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I Am…

Today I’m pondering the concept of “autonomy.” What does it mean? What does it look like? How do I create it for myself? There is cutting truth to the need for community, and if you don’t have a community…well, you might end up cutting. Or drinking. Or smoking weed with a bunch of people in…

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