My Dysphoria

For me, dysphoria is hard to understand and describe. I didn’t realize until recently that I’m non-binary, and even then I thought I wasn’t allowed to claim the word transgender. I thought dysphoria meant that you wanted a full transition and that’s all. I didn’t know that not all transgender people experience it or thatContinue reading “My Dysphoria”

Focus

What I should be doing right now: a review for my stats exam this Friday. What I’m doing instead: writing this blog post on how I can’t focus. My biggest question has always been “Why?” Why can’t I focus? Why do other people understand material so easily? How can I get myself to just sitContinue reading “Focus”

Introducing Me!

Hello there! My name is Sam Sagar. I am an Indian, queer, non-binary person with an undiagnosed chronic illness and ADHD. I’ve struggled my whole life with each of these identities, trying to squish myself into the boxes society gave me. Together, I hope we can learn how to get rid of those boxes and address personal identity and the related hurdles in a healthy, functional way.