Job Searching with a Mental Illness

The truth is that the nervousness the average person feels about job hunting cannot be compared to the anxiety someone with a mental illness experiences while job hunting. They are as equivalent as your rundown neighborhood baseball diamond is with Yankee Stadium, as a baby chick is with a dinosaur, as an old Geo Metro is with a Ferrari. … Read More Job Searching with a Mental Illness

OCD and Religious Certainty

…when someone is sharing their testimony or giving a talk or ending a lesson, it has come to be expected that they will use the words “I know” about everything they say. If not, they appear to others to be on shaky ground spiritually. So, you will hear them say “I know God lives. I know Jesus is the Savior. I know this church is true.”
This was problematic for me for the first several decades of my life…… Read More OCD and Religious Certainty