It Was A Pleasure To Burn

It was a pleasure to burn away all of the memories associated with this house. As I sit here in awe, watching the fire smolder in the door frame of my childhood. So many disturbing memories surround this stack of metal and wooden fragments. Fragments of the humiliation and torture breaking down in to ashes … Continue reading It Was A Pleasure To Burn

Don’t You Just Hate Tattoos?

"Well, It's against christian values, G-D says you shouldn't mark on your skin!" I can still hear my grandmother scolding me now. Although she meant well, and yes the bible does actually say this...

One of The Most Avoided Relationship Questions

Relationships these days are hard enough. And in recent generations there's so much non-communication going on that none of us really know who we're even dating anymore. We know their face and a few cute quirks - but we're still constantly walking on egg-shells...

Mental Illness, It’s All In Your Head

...Stigma is the misconception that something is disgraced and can't be talked about, therefor; making it near impossible for someone to talk about their issues for fear of being misjudged...

No More Guns For You ...on the topic of Nikolas Cruz, CNN asked; How could a young man...House Speaker Paul Ryan said "As you know, mental health is often....

All ‘Crackers’ Grew Up Privileged

well stereotypes exist for a reason, If it looks like a donkey and kicks like a donkey -then  it's a donkey.

How well do you know yourself?

Personally, I choose not to take anything at face value. So naturally I test, and analyze everything - A born searcher and seeker of truth. My life is devoted to investigations into the unknown, and to finding answers to the mysteries of life. Human Behaviors, are beyond fascinating to me. For example; why we as … Continue reading How well do you know yourself?

What we all want, but can’t seem to get.

What is the one thing that you want most out of life? For most people in a recent survey of 700 people, it was Happiness. So I ask you this, Why is it so impossible to sustain something that should come naturally? Well, from the time we're born to wherever you are now, we're told that … Continue reading What we all want, but can’t seem to get.

Escaping Anxiety

Anxiety, It’s the voice inside my head, memories mix together with my insecurities that leave me feeling so alone. I sit alone within my thoughts, fighting with myself tooth and nail trying to determine which losing side I should chose. On one side is logic and reason. “Think about your family” it says. “Are you … Continue reading Escaping Anxiety

What MandiMai is all about

Why we do, what we do - Mental illness refers to a wide range of mental health conditions — disorders that affect your mood, thinking and behavior. Although the symptoms of mental illness can range from mild to severe and are different depending on the type of mental illness, a person with an untreated mental … Continue reading What MandiMai is all about