Doran Lamb
Top Writer in Mental Health + Psychology + Love. Acute observer of the stigma surrounding mental health and addiction.
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“Well, well, well. Look what the cat cleaned up, showered, exfoliated, powdered, lipsticked, Gucci’d and dragged in.”

— Karen Walker, Will and Grace Season 1.

Articles describing how to identify narcissistic people and toxic relationships dominate our feeds. …

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Everyone comes to Medium for different reasons. Some of us are here to get something off our chest, or to raise awareness (hello An Injustice!- a brilliant publication if you’re here to shout).

Some of us are here because we simply love writing, and many of us are addicted to…


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I’ve had a break from Medium, and tonight, I decided to take a quick scroll through AINYF and catch up with some of the articles published during my brief hiatus.

A quick scroll through shows how time is mentioned or referred to in many of the titles. Time and specifically…

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Writing online, be it Medium, Quora, Twitter, etc… is not just writing. Unfortunately, what you write and the quality of it is only part of it.

I know that’s wrong and you don’t agree. And you won’t accept it. But here’s the thing, you absolutely don’t have to accept it…

Doran Lamb

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