Beautiful. Loved. Enough.

When I woke up this morning, a familiar sensation of dread took over me. Thoughts of, “I have to do this,” “I can’t do this,” “What if I don’t do this?” filled my mind. I wanted to go back to sleep and hide from the world. As much as I’d like to say I rarely […]

The Art of Humanity

When we first saw Toby Allen’s ”Real Monsters” project, we were captivated by his unique drawing style, but also by his unusual—and uncanny—portrayal of mental illness as monsters. When we featured the illustrations on our Tumblr recently, they received a great response, and we decided to reach out to Toby to learn more about this though-provoking series and why it […]

You Are More Than These Moments

I wouldn’t consider myself sick anymore. In fact, I would say I am now the opposite and am living some of the happiest, most fulfilling days of my life. Yet, when I go to the doctors and they order my medication, they label me as “severely depressed.” And I guess you could say I am. […]

Song Of The Week

“Some only want some shelter, some want a mansion in the sky.” Moving away from home, especially to a foreign country, comes with many challenges. Just a few weeks ago, I left behind my family, friends, and the familiarity of my hometown in Australia to travel to Florida and intern with TWLOHA. Many things are […]