- Maybe, Just Maybe -
Maybe the leaves turn red because they’re bleeding out and dying. Maybe the wolves howl because they once were united with the moon and now the distance hurts them. Maybe...Read more
- It Just Didn't Sound Like You -
About 2 months ago I made a pretty radical decision to not only move out of my parents' house, but move across the country. I went to Vancouver in August with the...Read more
Starting the Conversation: The Sad Collective
Vulnerability is power. An ironic statement to most, but not to the team at The Sad Collective. It's extremely difficult, to say the least, to be honest with oneself let...Read more
The Life of Phi: Balancing The Boat
To the NVSN Community: Thank you. Thank you for your kind words, thank you for welcoming me into this safe space with open arms and a warm heart. As a...Read more
Hiding from Hannah...
One of the hardest things I've ever had to do was admit that I'm not okay. I don't think I'm alone when I say that I feel like it's engrained in our minds to always put on a smile and show the world that we're okay. I feel like I was trained to keep my thoughts, my feelings and my problems to myself...Read more
Click. Click. Click.
For a majority of my adolescence and young adult life, I was told that I have a way with words; that I have the ability to communicate my ideas in a manner that manipulates the language so that anyone nearby would want to listen. I was told that my abilities to formulate arguments and produce descriptions, explanations and criticisms would have been great assets had I ever pursued a profession in radio, literature, or even politics.Read more
Starting The Conversation: Mack Holden
Welcome to the "Starting The Conversation" Series with NVSN. Our goal is to sit down with youth in and around Toronto and (as you guessed it), start a conversation about Mental...Read more