Note: I have OCD, I am just raising
awareness and helping achieve closure. This is in no way an
attack at peoples assumptions, or self pity, it is just a means
to try to get people to understand about the most common form of
OCD, and a way to express how it makes me feel.
Here is something supposed to help
my OCD: "What doesn't kill you makes you stronger." But I rarely
thought I was going to kill myself. I thought I was going to kill
you. Does anybody know of a saying:: "When you realise that it is
your irrational thoughts that are making you feel like a
psychopath responsible for accidents and peoples deaths, it makes
How many of you have heard that OCD
is extreme perfectionism? How could feeling like a criminal who
should be arrested by the police make you an extreme
perfectionist? I would think iy would make you feel too rubbish
to try for perfection, but what do I know?
What is the most common kind? No,
it's not cleaning, although it is represented the most. It is the
obsessional feeling of responsibility about thoughts. My kind- if
I say that 3 times it sounds like a new religion. Yeah, this
kind. Despite feeling like you and your thoughts will contaminate
and damage people, it isn't about cleaning. Well, how is being so
trapped inside your head that you can't wash hygienic?
"Are you alright? Are you alright?
Are you alright?" I should just be glad I haven't murdered you,
or assaulted you. Not thinking that I am a psychopath is the
peak of happiness. That and knowing that nobody in prison for a
sex crime has OCD.
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