Raising my Parents: BPD and Parentification

A lot of people diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder and other disorders come from a broken home and/or neglected childhoods. It's not a rule but that's exactly my case. My dad was an alcoholic and my mom has her own struggles with mental illness, she didn't have the means to raise me and my biological … Continue reading Raising my Parents: BPD and Parentification

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5 free indie-games to try this week!

A free compilation of interesting indie games to help you pass the time this week, enjoy! Emily is Away I remember playing it when it came out, I was pretty excited with the format at the time and it's still fun to play with the dialogue and see where the story takes you. Emily is … Continue reading 5 free indie-games to try this week!

From Marilyn to an Alien Boy: 5 Great Docs about the Struggle with Mental Illness

They all have more than a couple things in common: extraordinary people with brilliant characters and talent, inspiration and the opportunity to look beyond what the eyes can see. A lot of these times are the moment when other things become clear: when mental health issues become clear. Check out this selection of 5 great … Continue reading From Marilyn to an Alien Boy: 5 Great Docs about the Struggle with Mental Illness

To be or not to be? 5 Free Indie Games about… being!

"How to Cope with Boredom and Loneliness: A Guide for the Isolated" Michel de Montaigne once said: "I study myself more than any other subject. That is my metaphysics, that is my physics.". More than 500 years later, young N.B. discovered the same obsession, which led to lots of existentialism books, an impressive amount of … Continue reading To be or not to be? 5 Free Indie Games about… being!

Darth Vader, the Borderline

From trauma to anger outbursts, from conflicted self-image to self-destructive relationships. With a quick search you can discover a sea of articles, research and discussions questioning Anakin Skywalker's troubled mind. A few years ago the scientific journal Psychiatry Research announced an upcoming piece that made the news before it was even published. The study titled "Is Anakin Skywalker suffering … Continue reading Darth Vader, the Borderline