Author Archives: Clarissa

About Clarissa

I'm Clarissa--a self proclaimed geek therapist from Texas! Inspired by fellow therapists with nerdy interests, I want to contribute my own insight and passion of anime, fandom and other categories of pop culture by applying themes into the real world for us to implement in our own lives. Let's channel Luffy's fearlessness and positivity! Be the Deku that does their best! Let's open the discussion about anime and mental health together!

Blog Under Construction!

Hi everyone! Changes are coming to this blog (new content, new blog appearance, etc.) to fit the changes that have occurred in my life this year. I’m not sure how much the content will change however, they will still comprise … Continue reading

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Happy 2019!

Hello dear readers! I have been MIA for longer than I should have. I know. I’m sorry for my absence. During that time I have been hustling every which way trying to survive grad school. Just last month I finally … Continue reading

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I Wanted to be a Doctor but I Changed My Mind

About 15 minutes ago I was trying to Google search what was going through my head, this thought that was causing pressure on my chest and my eyes to water. And then I typed in, “I wanted to be a … Continue reading

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The Girl

Humble beginnings. Just we three, Mom and dad and me. I’m the girl who befriended Pooh Bear, Who taught me to always be kind and to share. My first love was books, that much was plain to see, My reading … Continue reading

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The Real Me

Today was a bad day. No, nothing eventfully tragic happened today..honestly I had a string of really good days lately so this bad day was completely unwarranted. You see, there are times (usually when I’m happy) that I have this … Continue reading

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Going to be Hopeful

This is another post about the election…however it’s not so much about the election itself but my attitude now that it’s over. Though this may be just the beginning for a new president, I know there are still tremors of … Continue reading

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Productivity High

It feels so nice to be done with a to-do list. By giving myself several things to do each day (save for the weekends) I am not only able to keep myself busy but also have that sense of accomplishment … Continue reading

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Live Like There’s No Mañana

This past friday, I was in a waiting room where I overheard a elderly woman from out of state talking to a local man. It was just small-talk, just a casual conversation. She wasn’t talking to anyone and I suppose … Continue reading

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Thoughts After Day 1

I didn’t post yesterday. I got home late and by the time I was relaxed enough, I was ready for some well deserved sleep. So I made the excuse of being sick and tired. Just mentally, physically and emotionally tired … Continue reading

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Literally Sick

This will be a short post for Day 8 of NaBloPoMo 2016. Why? Because I am literally sick and I blame it on the election. Okay…maybe I don’t…but still. I feel pretty terrible right now. I’m sure my nerves aren’t … Continue reading

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