Community: Nonfiction


Ihunanaya bu otu ihe mmadu na agaa akòwacha, because its too big , too broad, too huge to have a specific definition. But when you’ve experienced it, definition doesn’t matter anyway.

Fostering a Mindset of Lifelong Learning

Let yourself feel some pride over the fact that you’ve learned something new.

Aug 27, 2021
Caution! Hypersensitive Bipolar Lady Wearing Earplugs

This memoir excerpt was written by Marisa Russello in Megan Stielstra’s 12-Month Memoir Generator

Jul 14, 2021
I Love Men

And why you should too. My response to I Hate Men in the New York Times.

Feb 10, 2021
On Not Being Bipolar

Perhaps the world did understand me, if only in that I felt broken and psychiatry agreed I was.

Nov 23, 2020
Hideaway Road

Is it a place to hide? A place to heal? A place to quarantine? Or a forever member of the family?

Nov 15, 2020
Change Is Good

"The past can hurt. But the way I see it, you can either run from it or learn from it."

My Marilyn

Marilyn Monroe, Possession and Book Culture

Sep 03, 2020
You Are Not Special

"You are not special. You are not a beautiful or unique snowflake. You're the same decaying organic matter as everything else."

Sun and Snow

Getting lost and finding a slice of home in Andorra

May 02, 2020
Stockholm Syndrome

Leaving a toxic relationship - with a city.


A really good page is a page that reads as though it had always been written and it merely needed to be discovered

Apr 22, 2020
The moment for masks

You are probably looking for the N95 rated respirator, but here is a primer in case you want options.

Mar 01, 2020
Is There Anything More Americana Than a PB&J?

Easy, cheap, and it doesn't talk... for better or worse.