Mental Illness-A Family Affair-Beta Readers Needed


I’ve talked about Mental Illness several times on my blog.  It has a terrible stigma attached to it that is still very strong.  I have suffered from severe depression, in the past so I have first-hand knowledge of it.  There are of course all kinds of mental illness.  Depression is just a drop in the bucket.

The reason I bring this up is that I’ve had family members that had Mental illnesses.  This is something that I’ve toyed with writing about for years.  I hesitate for several reasons.  Some personal, some not.

They say that when it comes to writing, write what scares you.  This scares me.

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Kicking and Screaming!


Alright, alright!!  I changed the theme up on my blog.  I have resisted for a long time, but after getting some feedback that said my blog looked “generic”, I decided I better try to spruce it up.

After looking over about a Zillion themes, I settled on one.  🙂

What is this new thing with WordPress, About.me?  I had to sign up with them in order to create an “About” page?  Maybe more revenue for WordPress.  I don’t know.  But After several failed attempts, I finally figured it out.  Sheesh!

I hesitate adding too many widgets to my page.  I think it just clutters things up.  But I will tweak the page a little bit here & there.

If you have any feedback for about the new look, I would appreciate hearing form you.

BY THE WAY, I would also LOVE to hear feedback regarding the CONTENT of my blog as well.  I’m tough, I can take it!  Bring it on!

Thanks all!

Penny