Stigmatize Me, Fool

Depression. No one wants to talk about it. Yet it’s very common and affects so many people. “Shh. Don’t talk about that, Lauren. People will think you’re #8221; So there’s this thing called a chemical imbalance in the brain. Maybe you’ve heard about it?...
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Transference in Therapy

I dreamed of giving him my bone marrow. I offered him poetry, homemade cupcakes, passionate sex and a basket of Honey Peanut Balance bars, his favorite. I even proposed to repaint and decorate his waiting room — at my expense. I was in love....
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