Bravery Beads for Mental Illness

My bravery beads show my journey with mental illness This story was first published on Medium: https://medium.com/@emmaoswald/bravery-beads-shouldnt-be-just-for-kids-57413bf93b5f I first encountered “Bravery Beads” when my nephew was hospitalized as a toddler. He would receive a bead for every procedure, poke, set back and triumph. During his 4 month stay in the hospital he received enough beads to … Continue reading Bravery Beads for Mental Illness

Spoilers for Black Cairn Point by Claire McFall

I just finished reading Black Cairn Point by Claire McFall and have so many feelings about it. Warning, this post will contain A LOT OF SPOILERS. Do not continuing reading if you have not finished the book. Summary: The book is about a group of teenagers in Scotland who set out on a camping trip … Continue reading Spoilers for Black Cairn Point by Claire McFall