The Albatross Weight

stockvault-laysan-albatross205935How much does guilt weigh?

I may, may, be on the path toward finding out.

For decades, the guilt for screwing up all my college experiences (yes, plural… I’ve screwed up a lot) has hung around my neck like a concrete albatross.

But now I’m working on finally laying the blame on my illness. On the panic. On the bone-chilling anxiety.

It’s a piecemeal process that’s only just beginning, but it’s already lightened the burden considerably.

Why now?

Ask the stupid albatross. I just survive here.

Until tomorrow…

Chloe

One thought on “The Albatross Weight

  1. Hello, Hey… I’ve added your blog here to yeahocd.com here: https://yeahocd.com/top-ocd-blogs If you wish to link back that would be great. Keep trying to think good thoughts. But if you can’t… write! 🙂

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    From: The Words & Madness of Chloe Stowe [mailto:comment-reply@wordpress.com] Sent: Friday, October 5, 2018 9:06 AM To: yeah@yeahocd.com Subject: [New post] The Albatross Weight

    Chloe Stowe posted: “How much does guilt weigh? I may, may, be on the path toward finding out. For decades, the guilt for screwing up all my college experiences (yes, plural. I’ve screwed up a lot) has hung around my neck like a concrete albatross. But now I’m working on f”

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