Thing a Day
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Thing a Day

When the Dreamless Dream

The natural order is disturbed and must be set right.

I don’t usually dream — at least, not in the way that most people think.

My mind’s eye is more or less blind, so I can’t form mental images in the way that many people can. If you ask me to picture someone or something, I simply cannot. I have come to understand that this is called “aphantasia.” It is nice…



In which I write one thing each day.

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Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.