or how your disorder was actually preparing you to survive. I think for the first time people with experience of mental health disorders are at somewhat of an advantage. Those of us who have suffered and endured depression, anxiety, OCD and other related illnesses have a lead on those who have, up to this point, […]
This is the hard one. Sometimes you feel like your heart is broken inside your chest. It hurts so badly and the shards are stabbing you. You try to hold it together but you can feel the pieces splinter.
On bad days you are sitting at the bottom of a dark, cold pit and you can’t get out. People above you are going about their daily life and they can’t hear you no matter how hard you scream for help. Sometimes the pit is deep and sometimes the light is just out of reach. […]
When I feel really bad its like there is nothing inside me but a monster playing with my brain. He calls me all of these names and tells me how worthless I really am. He makes sure that there is nothing that I can concentrate on except for him. No matter what anyone else says […]