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afterlife, bipolar, bipolar disorder, blog, blogger, dark, dark grunge, gothic, health, healthy, lifestyle, lifestyle blog, lifestyle blogger, mental disorders, mental illness, project semicolon, rose, rose gold, roses, tattoo, tattoos

My Rose; (First Written: July 16th, 2018)

This piece was initially written on July 16th, 2018, the day after having my rose cover-up tattoo done; it was taken down for a while, and then republished on this website on July 15, 2020. CW: mental illness, self-harm, suicidal ideation Remember the good old semicolon tattoo I got done back in July 2015? Well, …

semicolon tattoo
bipolar, bipolar disorder, blog, blogger, disorders, lifestyle, lifestyle blog, lifestyle blogger, mental disorders, mental illness, obsessive compulsive disorder, ocd, project semicolon, tattoo, tattoos, write, writer, writing

My Semicolon (First Written: July 1st, 2015)

This piece was initially written on July 1st, 2015, immediately after having my “semicolon” tattoo done; it was taken down for a while, and then republished on this website on July 15, 2020. CW: mental illness, self-harm, suicidal ideation I remember writing down several ways by which to kill myself when I was only fourteen …

author blog
author blog, lifestyle blog

My WASP Ex-Boyfriend Told Me I Was Overreacting

A few weeks before Trump was elected president, I told my essentially WASP ex-boyfriend of 2+ years (who I actually finally had to dump a week later for numerous reasons) that there would be a revolution in the next four years. He told me I was overreacting. On the actual night Trump was elected president, …

fundraiser girls education
author blog, lifestyle blog, lifestyle blogger

She’s the First (Birthday Fundraiser)

Nearly twenty-six years ago on July 24th, 1994, my Naani delivered me in an emergency home-birth situation and, as a result, saved my life. Last summer, on July 1st, 2019, she passed away with my mother and I directly by her side. It was difficult, but it also made our family’s mission and passion to …

Ami J. Sanghvi
lifestyle blog, lifestyle blogger

A Social Distancing Mother’s Day Post

Since my mom doesn’t really do social media or blog posts, I’ll do my Mother’s Day post a little differently than I might otherwise. About a week and a half ago, I needed help getting my sleep schedule back on track (#quarantineproblems), and I’m a very heavy sleeper so my alarms weren’t helping much. Therefore, …

sad poetry
author blog, dead, death, lifestyle blog, lifestyle blogger, medium blog, metaphysical, poetry blog, poetry blogger

Thus, I Despair (Original Poetry, from “Cerulean”)

A poem from Sanghvi’s fifth book, Cerulean. Released: March 13th, 2020. I despair in the face of thinking these thoughts, and feeling those feelings which invoke [or else mimic] the very same spirits which are known to make me despair… At least by those few who care enough to know more of me than just …

harry potter
author blog, blogger, book blog, lifestyle blog, lifestyle blogger, medium blog, metaphysical

On Thestrals and Death

Original piece written on July 1st, 2019. I can finally see the thestrals. Even though I was an avid lover of the Harry Potter series throughout my early childhood and teenage years, I never gave thestrals, the characters they concerned, nor the implications of their attributes much serious thought… That is, until today, when I watched …