Even heroes have PTSD…just ask Jessica Jones.

PTSD never hits the same way twice.   There are days when you think you’re never going to be “normal” again. You wish you could just breathe regularly, stop shaking, and get a hold of yourself. And then there are the days when you think you’ve done it. You’ve won the Read more…

My Prescription for PTSD

“Doctor, I have PTSD, what would you prescribe?” “Pregnancy, with a healthy dose of travel!” (Okay, so maybe a real doctor wouldn’t say that, but he probably should) Pregnancy, huh? That’s right! Lost Lass is on a WHOLE new adventure. Ever since I saw that positive sign on the pee Read more…

A Personal Note about PTSD

I’ve done a lot of research on PTSD in the past month. There are so many stories, it’s…overwhelming at times. Heck, even my favorite TV shows deal with PTSD! In a way, I suppose, it’s good to know that we haven’t been entirely desensitized, that we can still be deeply affected despite Read more…

Travelling with Trauma: My Story

My heart pounds in my ears. I can’t control my shaking. My breath comes in long gasps, and I lean against a wall for support. The same scenes replay over and over in my head, like a broken music box: A gun pressing into my ear, belongings scattered on the Read more…