मया is my name, written in Sanskrit characters. Maya (my name) is Sanskrit in origin, it means “illusion,” or “magic,” and it denotes power, and wisdom. I share all of this because I believe that I was born (or reborn, as I believe) for a divine purpose, to inspire, teach, and help others to heal, by healing from my karma, and by sharing my story. Continue reading मया

Club Celexa and the Prozac Family

When you are so depressed you can’t even lift your head off of the pillow, you will do just about anything to make the hell and the darkness go away. Although I have been trying to “embrace the discomfort,” as my therapist says, (as a motivating factor for positive change) things have just gotten way out of hand with the depression, and I finally admitted that I needed help beyond what I was already getting. My old coping strategies just weren’t cutting it anymore. Time for some chemical assistance! Continue reading Club Celexa and the Prozac Family

Precocious Precognizant

Precious child, Was always a habitual truth-teller Even when forced to hide Behind disguises Just to keep the peace And the family secrets. She was always precocious, Way ahead of her time, The clocks would chime Two minutes too late for her. She is still tasked with the family history, And their many secrets, It is her birthright, And it does repeat, Her true DNA runs beyond bloodlines, National boundaries Even space and time, “I saw this coming,” Is a favorite phrase. Precocious Precognizant! She speaks the truth, You should listen to her once in awhile. She won’t steer you … Continue reading Precocious Precognizant