Empath Entries - 1 It was nice to get out. The friends were charming, and I loved to try new restaurants. I even felt alright despite the crowd. But when it came time for our table to voice orders, I got locked on the waiter. A student, pursuing a graduate degree perhaps. Not exactly young. He wanted to do his job well,

"Lies and Light" is a series of original articles, aimed to combat the inner-struggles of mental illness with the light of truth. While framed in a Christian viewpoint, people of all backgrounds and beliefs can find universal truths here, to help them fight the lies a sick brain may be trying to feed them. Lies and Light: 1 You are alone. No one

It came only after I agreed To close my eyes And trusted enough To open them again.   Through the fog. The rainfall. In dusty rooms. Bloodshot eyes. I searched.   Over wet pages. Throbbing knees. With shattered breath. Smeared fingers. I labored.   Not in the dark, Or in the moment of confusion, But with a new ray of morning, It landed at my feet. Clarity.         Photo by: Kyle Szegedi

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