atheism, Mental Health

Control

Since abandoning religious thinking and refusing to entertain all woo, I have become much more successful in life... I do not have to send prayers or look for a sign to determine whether there is an action I should take. I do not send "thoughts and prayers." Rather I send labor, expertise, or good old… Continue reading Control

Mental Health

The beginnings of a very severe decline

When I first began to take my mental health and treatment seriously, I made the choice to make my appearance and grooming a priority. I feel that being poorly groomed and sloppily dressed, especially when depressed, makes it difficult to get people to care about your well-being or receive help. It's a very human thing… Continue reading The beginnings of a very severe decline

atheism, Mental Health

Freedom to heal…

The absence of a god has given me an incredible about of freedom.  It's is absolute emotional torture to have mental health issues while at the same time believing a benevolent being was convicting me daily of thought crimes.  Making it worse is the tendency of the psychology profession to encourage these beliefs in a… Continue reading Freedom to heal…