I just read an article about how there’s actually no conclusive evidence that a low level of serotonin causes depression, and now I’m reevaluating my entire life. I’ve been feeling kind of down lately, which I’m prone to feeling every couple of months because, you know, happiness is fleeting and we’re all just cretins on… Continue reading Everything I know about Depression is a Lie
I just cleared out my closet of all my old clothes that I don’t wear anymore. I’ll be honest, I cringed at a few of the fashion choices I thought I could pull off over the years. It’s been a while since I did a really good clean-out, and I ended up getting rid a… Continue reading Spring Cleaning
I finally graduated college. Alhamdulillah. For a long time there it felt like it would never end. But now it’s over. Still, I can’t quite shake this feeling like I’m forgetting something. It feels like I have some assignment due that I’m forgetting about. Maybe it’s the subconscious acknowledgement of unemployment. I see everyone around… Continue reading Progress (?)
I’ve been wanting to make this post for years. Recent events have made me think I shouldn’t have waited so long. If you are the parent of a child who is going through this: I know it’s hard for you to understand. I know it’s a lot to take in. I know you’re worried about… Continue reading Dealing with Depression and Anxiety as a Young Muslim
There’s just this overwhelming feeling of “Well, what the hell can I do about anything?” And I really don’t know.