Month: May 2018

Super Butterfly Girl

You are seen as such a great and wonderful man. They have not seen the other side to you. Behind the public eye, you are a danger to others. You are a monster. You can take all the hard work one has done the…

How Could Something So Right Go So Wrong

My Story – Take Two The small group of volunteers I worked with had become a close knit family to me. We worked hard, but we also knew how to have fun. I learned more life lessons in what I did and who I…

Beauty Is In The Eye Of The Beholder

I’ve gained a lot of weight (medication, slowing metabolism, bad habits) and I’ve struggled with accepting it. It’s so easy to let my disordered thoughts take over. I’ve slowly been getting used to it and being OK with it. Now I’m starting to embrace…

Video Update: Medication Changes

Check out my new Vlog post!  

Purpose For The Pain

I have known for a long time that all my pain had a purpose. That I have gone through everything I have so that I could learn to use it to help others. I have known that this is my calling in life for…

Dear Future Katie – Letter To Get Me Through Future Tough Times

Dear Future Katie: Here’s a few things I want you to know… You struggle with mental health conditions. This is something you will have to deal with for the rest of your life. But always remember: Hard times comes and they go. You have…

To The Person Who Asked If I Was Expecting

I knew you didn’t mean any harm when you asked me today if I was expecting. But, your question hurt me. I’m experiencing an uncomfortable side effect of a new medication I’m on – bloating and gas. I looked in the mirror today and…