Dragon or Na?

I wrote this after watching How to Train Your Dragon and having an existential crisis... so this is what you get! I’d rather die fighting a dragon than anything else. Well, I’d also be okay with dying to some other mythological creature, my personal favorite creature is a hydra, but if Cerberus or a minotaur …

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One Week With Depression — The Psych Talk

Check out the post that I wrote for The Psych Talk. It was a lot of fun and I hope to do more work with them soon. Click the link below to read the whole thing and then read some of the other stuff that they've put up too. It's worth your time. To me, …

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Episode 9: Catch 22

On this episode, I talk about all of the decisions that people make everyday that never seem to have a right answer, and how I deal with the confusion that they cause. Scott McYossarian

Wait Until It’s Over

Nothing that I write it supposed to inflict depressed thoughts on anyone. These are just some struggles that I have shoot through my head from time to time. Scott McWaitingroom Does it ever feel like you’re just wasting your life? You haven’t done anything impressive and everyone around you has. Some people have kids and …

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Hue

Scott McCrayola Hue was a man whose heart was made of gold. His crystal blue eyes could comfort all of the people around him; they cradled you like the ocean cradles a boat. The wispy white hair on his head was a constant reminder that age doesn’t have anything to do with youth since he …

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Episode 8: Sleep

Even though this is probably one of the more boring topics I've covered so far, I think it's one of the most important. Getting sleep can help to start your day off on the right foot, and give you that extra bit of energy to take on the world with all that weight on your …

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Clockwise

Ratt and Sia were right. Scott McHerooftime Every day is a gift. If you’re given the privilege of opening your eyes to see the yellowish-white ceiling with that ugly design that every ceiling in history has had, then you need to make the most of your day. Get a shower and start it off right. …

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Mt. Snoring

I wrote this while in a kind of weird state of mind. It either turned out okay or it's complete garbage. I haven't made up my mind yet. Scott McMountainclimber All I want in the world is whatever I want in the world. I want the freedom and creativity to write rhymes That don’t rhyme …

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Infinitesimal

With the scale of the universe and the tremendous amount of weight that each of us puts on ourselves and others, it's no wonder we all feel empty. Scott McTiny When I look to the stars or to the sea, there are endless things to observe. There are so many different creatures and planets; so …

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Flavor of Life

I thought it might be a fun project to try my work in different mediums. I hope you like it! It's also on YouTube, under a brand new channel titled Acceptable Madness To see it on YouTube Scott McMoviestar

Aliens

This is related to a game that a few of my friends and I played when I was younger. I personally think growing up is a joke and people forget their roots or abandon their imaginations too easily. This is kind of an homage to that. Scott McExtraterrestrial There was always a UFO somewhere. The …

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Episode 5: Getting Out of Bed

In this episode of Acceptable Madness, I talk about the struggle of getting out of bed in the morning when your depression is at both its worst and best. Scott McBedhead

Exciting Announcement

Hi everyone! I thought I'd give a small update on one of my projects. I've been putting together a compilation of all of the shorts that I've been writing and now that I have 100 that I'm comfortable putting under one cover, I'll be putting them up on the Amazon eBook store soon. I don't …

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Down the Rabbit Hole

Scott McAliceinWonderland “Turn the TV off,” she said. I know that we were running late already, but she didn’t need to tell me to turn the TV off. I’m not that easily distracted. I can have some background noise on if I want. It probably helps me work faster than otherwise, since being left to …

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Don’t Move

Scott McStationary Lay still. Don’t move. What will happen if I stand?   The window looks welcoming. The mouthwash looks delicious. There’s a knife in the kitchen. There’s a gun in the basement.   Don’t move. Eyes open. What will happen if I stand?   I could swing from the rafters. Start the car, garage …

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Blank Stares

Don't look up. Ignore them. Keep going. Scott McEyecontact Keep your eyes down. Keep them away from those that you pass. Keep them where no one can see what’s inside of them. Keep your eyes down to the ground. Don’t dare to look up. Avoid confrontation form a passerby. Avoid the uncomfortable feeling of having …

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Episode 3: Relaxing

Finding an effective way to relax is either too difficult or too easy, but either way, you need to use that time wisely. In this episode, I ramble on about how I relax and what works for me. Scott McPressuretoachieve