Last week, I reactivated my facebook account - I wanted to let the few that care that I am still present in this world. I updated my location and changed profile & cover photos. I reconnected with two people - a brief conversation to let them know where I'm at, I am planning to reach out to more people, just taking it slowly so I don't get upset and overwhelmed.
"I have Fibromyalgia - thank you for being considerate," diagnosed with Fibromyalgia in 2018, I am still struggling to understand my illness and learn to cope with my pain.
In spring 2022, I was diagnosed with chronic depression, c-PTSD and Borderline Personality Disorder. Everyday was yesterday in my mind & in the flashbacks I was routinely suffering through. Three months after my second suicide attempt, I moved to a new community to begin my healing journey.
is an homage to my favorite childhood book series, Martine. I love the symbolism of the hot air balloon that I, Mallory, am navigating life with chronic illness while on a healing journey.