Part of Month of the Macabre click HERE for the content warning and about Month of the Macabre "Within"a short story by Jeremy C Kester (All Rights Reserved)[original draft appeared on site in October 2020] I was feeling strange at work. In fact, I had been feeling strange. Ever since I read that letter, the … Continue reading Within – a short story
Having studied psychology in college and continuing those studies in loose form, then having lived the life I have coupled with the continued anxieties I deal with, this topic strikes me in a way that few others do. One could call it being triggered were one to wish to use common terms of the day. … Continue reading Trauma for Sale
One of the blogs I subscribe to, or rather, the newsletter or emails or whatever of said blog, is Nir Eyal. His blog Nir & Far has been a frequent visit site since discovering it. In the emails, Nir sends links to interesting articles, often dealing with psychology and social media. On the heals of … Continue reading Hold That Thought
Some time ago I decided to step away from social media. This was done without clicking delete or deactivate; it was a simple measure of stepping back, of being more conscious of the activity. Eventually, as more control was attained, small steps back were made until eventually it resumed its prior foothold. Time passed and … Continue reading Again?
Exploration of one’s self is an all important endeavor. For me, much of my exploration of late has been in the realms of my writing, of how, why, and what am I writing. There’s been a need for me to turn inward to find and fight the demons keeping me from being successful, both in … Continue reading What is it doing for me?