Does My Diagnosis Define Me?

Over the last few months, I feel like I've reached a metaphorical crossroads in my life. I am wrestling with who I am as a person and who I want to be. Since I was diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder, I've tried very hard to repress those aspects of my personality. I take pharmaceuticals that … Continue reading Does My Diagnosis Define Me?


My Father

I wasn't there when my father died. My father died on May 12, 2006. I was on active duty in the Navy and stationed in Newport, RI when it happened. In fact, I had just transferred from San Diego and had just finished my first week at my new command. My father and I did … Continue reading My Father