With her backpack slung carelessly over her shoulder and her heart full of new possibilities, she walked along the hallway that was lined with familiar faces.  It was the first day of school and the uncertainty of what the new school year would bring started...

It wasn’t all that bad, he really was a good dad when he was feeling better.  He was so much fun and they went on adventures of a lifetime.  He made her feel like she mattered to him, he made time for her and she...

When she walked into the room, all eyes were on her not because she was beautiful but because she just had that special something about her that She had that way about her, she lite up the room with her bubbly personality and her zest...

She hides crouched in her familiar corner on the street, her life’s struggles etched on her face.  Her eyes, shifting back and forth, watching for signs of danger she knows are out there.  The voices linger and hold her mind captive and her every thought,...

From the moment he wakes up in the morning, he is a happy man.  He gets ready for the day and smiles easily to himself while taking a moment to reflect on his life.  His good friend Wayne Gretzky helped him get the position as...

He sat in his car outside of the yoga studio willing himself to walk in but for some reason, he couldn’t.  His stomach was in knots and he thought to himself, "What the hell am I doing? I don’t belong here."  This was his second...

As hard as she tries, her anxiety attacks and depression have a way of paralyzing her, keeping her in their possession. She was first diagnosed at the age of 15 after an attempted suicide.  The Dr. gave her a prescription for Prozac and it helped a...

Dear Diary, I am a senior in the College of Nursing, and I am struggling this semester. Online lectures are hard. The extra work is driving me insane. I have 3 regular exams, 3 national exams, and 4 final skill check offs within the next 1.5...

Dear Diary, I recently moved out in August for the first time. This has been hard being on my own and dealing with everything by myself and being alone most of the day. In September, a week after my birthday I had a late term miscarriage....

Dear Diary, The feeling of being alone has been so prevalent in my life lately. I try to have hope. I try to smile. Sometimes darkness overcomes and engulfs me. Even though times are hard I will never give up. Sometimes it’s hard to keep going...