When one intends "permanence",
one must write it with
a well-crafted ampersand.
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Fourth of JulyOne late day in
I watched the diamond stars
and the large, crystal moon
everything cloaked with ebony
And the fireworks erupted in the air
in a shattering blast of color and noise
citrus colors and crying toddlers.
Flags were waved in the air
as everyone celebrated the
Fourth of July.
I blocked out the noise with
danced through my brain with weaving
At the age of five,
I'd been a brat.
Screaming and kicking at every pop
of a firework through the air.
Persuasion and some well thought tears
made mommy buy me cotton candy
under a few certain stipulatio
Dealing with AnxietyLast month, my piece received a Daily Deviation. It was unexpected to say the least, and I was really honored by the DD. What was even more unexpected, though, were the comments. They felt endless, as heartwarming as they are heart-wrenching, and I'm doing my best to try to respond to them all. I'm still blown away and incredibly moved by the way you have opened up and shared your stories with me.
I just wanted to take some time to talk about anxiety disorders here, to try to help explain them to people who don't know what they are, and list some resources that I hope are helpful.
What is an anxiety disorder?
The basic definition of an anxiety disorder is being fearful in ways that it impairs your basic functioning. Being nervous before a job interview, for example, is something everybody does. Being so scared about a job interview that you can't even bring yourself to apply for a job is a sign of severe anxiety.
Symptoms vary depending on the disorder (PTSD and