The Virago
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The Virago

A Mental Health Reality Check

…for Those Who Mock

I lived for many years in a marriage with a man who thought I was inconvenient. My anxiety was inconvenient. My desire for him to be home for dinner was inconvenient. My need for him to help with the kids, fix things around the house…these were inconvenient as well.

My mental health was even “expensive” at times. He was bothered by my need for self-care…



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Christina Sophia

Exploring my relationship with myself, others and the gods of my childhood. Its all up for grabs. Feeling my way forward everyday.