A Cure for Fear

Nonfiction | A Cure for Fear
A state of horror

How watching scary stories on the big screen taught me more than how to scream.

Nov 6, 2018
Nonfiction | A Cure for Fear
Getting rid of drug addiction

I have spent many years trying to get rid of drugs that made my life miserable. It is a fact that drugs have helped me feel good for a short span of time but in the long run, it has only created problems for me. It has not been easy for me, and I would […]

Feb 19, 2018
People | A Cure for Fear
Panic Is

“Panic is terror distilled, a bouillon cube of anxiety for your already-rattled nervous system.”

Sep 6, 2017
People | A Cure for Fear
‘Psycho’ for the Anxious: Why Horror Movies Bring Me Comfort

“I know I am about to be afraid, and I am also about to be just fine. This is controlled terror.”

Aug 7, 2017
People | A Cure for Fear
On Anxiety, Writing, and Taking the Nature Cure

The nature or “West cure” was developed in the nineteenth century to treat men with anxiety. Women were sent to bed.

Jul 10, 2017
People | A Cure for Fear
Why Faith Is No Substitute for Honesty About Mental Health

“We could wrap our heads around theology and bullshit around a bonfire. What we never had was a vocabulary for fear.”

Jun 7, 2017
People | A Cure for Fear
On Miscarriage, Anxiety, and the Burden of Hope

“To have hope in the presence of suffering and constant anxiety can feel impossible.”

May 3, 2017
People | A Cure for Fear
How Do You Inherit Anxiety?

Inheritance comes to us in many forms. Some jagged treasures we choose for ourselves.

Apr 5, 2017