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Damaged Enough

I had my first session of a new therapy group/”skills class” earlier this week. I caught myself doing this weird but familiar thing as I walked in the room; assessing my mood and the current state of my life, worrying that I was too well to be there. 155 more words

Being Crazy

Pictures of an Unfocused Brain

This is what my brain is like.

See, somewhere in that pit is a single black ball. And I am supposed to grab only that one ball out of that whole pit. 451 more words


To Anyone Not Struggling With Mental Illness

There is something you should know about me: I struggle with mental illness, specifically, clinical depression. I have been diagnosed as clinically depressed for several years now. 898 more words

Hell Revisited

Does anyone? Why are things easier to convey through an ink-stained piece of paper? It wouldn’t be me if I didn’t state the obvious by saying: enjoy it. 662 more words

Literary Therapy

I Will, You Will, We Will

It’s been a while, many things happened, as you can guess.

The first thing that I’d like to tell you is, my boyfriend and I have decided to get married in June. 409 more words

Mental Health

adventures in the life of mental illness

I’m tired. I think, most of all, I’m tired. I’m tired of reaching out to people. I’m tired of being rejected. I’m tired of the tens of messages I’ve sent that have received no reply in return. 136 more words

Day 132

“They are masters in disguise teaching us about impermanence”, says Dalai Lama about healthy young people who die.
I’ve been working on reviving my spirits for the last few months. 287 more words