Tagged: depression

Margin Call (R): Movie Review.

Margin Call (R): Movie Review.

[Okay, this is really only like 25% movie review, 75% my hypothesizing about systemic ills that cause significantly societal dysfunction] Margin Call is a 2011 film with an a great ensemble cast that includes...

Hero of the Day: Mark Rutland.

Hero of the Day: Mark Rutland.

Within Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) there is a sub-type known as “scrupulosity” or “religious OCD” – and it is one nasty monster. I’ve been afflicted with it since early childhood and during my early...

My Fisher Wallace Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulator Has Arrived!

My Fisher Wallace Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulator Has Arrived!

I came home from working at the church and noticed a small package on the front steps. I couldn’t remember anything of this size I had ordered, so I walked inside and slide it...

Book Review: Blue Genes (Author: Paul Meier)

Book Review: Blue Genes (Author: Paul Meier)

Blue Genes is written by Dr. Paul Meier, Dr. Todd Clements, Dr. Jean-Luc Bertrand, and David Mandt Sr. It tackles the topic of mental illness from a Christian perspective and was published as a...

Why I Talk About My Mental Health Publicly.

Why I Talk About My Mental Health Publicly.

Darkness Explained… I speak and post on a somewhat regular basis about my mental health in public forums. On Dec. 15th I wrote a status update on Facebook, “see it now with its foul...

Fiction Book Review: The Bride Collector (Author: Ted Dekker).

Fiction Book Review: The Bride Collector (Author: Ted Dekker).

The Bride Collector by Ted Dekker tells the story of an FBI agent (Brad Raines) who is in rabid pursuit of a serial killer known only as The Bride Collector. In the process Brad...

Sleep: What About It?

Sleep: What About It?

Sleep is important to our health – at least that is what the medical professionals tell us…but where can we get succinct information about sleep from a reliable source? One source I’ve found especially...