The Science of Depression

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All cards on the table, I work in insurance. During training, we learned the obvious things like what to say and how to fill out an application, but we also learned what are auto-declines and who can’t be insured. To my surprise, there were several mental disorders on there. Autism, anxiety, attention-deficit disorder, depression.  Continue reading The Science of Depression

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The Truth Behind “Fake It ‘Til You Make It”

It’s no secret I don’t like doing things. My ideal day off is spending the day laying on the beach or (more often than not) locking myself indoors in front of a screen. I’m not the type of person that likes getting out of the house for fun, enjoys exerting myself, or even enjoys talking to people all that much, to be honest. It’s not that I’m shy, it’s more that I feel that small talk is shallow and a waste of time.  Continue reading The Truth Behind “Fake It ‘Til You Make It”

What If The Afterlife Isn’t What We Thought?

Most of us have some sort of belief about what happens after death. Heaven is a popular belief, though I’ve realized that “heaven” looks like a lot of different things to different people. Another popular thought is that nothing happens at all. Death is the end of the soul, if there is such a thing. On that note, this post is not religion-based in the slightest.

As happens to a lot of people who are grieving, I had a dream about my loved one. Continue reading What If The Afterlife Isn’t What We Thought?

101 Reasons Why Netflix is Bad for You

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Between old favorites, catching up on just-released seasons, and the (many) highly anticipated Netflix shows, it’s not difficult to see why we all binge. I can’t think of a single person who doesn’t binge watch in some form, whether it be Netflix, Hulu, channel-specific websites, Prime, or illegal streaming.

Some people consider “binge watching” as Continue reading 101 Reasons Why Netflix is Bad for You