The last three weeks I will admit, I have been feeling quite low again with this nagging feeling of discontent mixed with frustration mixed with sadness. Before these three weeks, I really actually have been doing very well emotionally and mentally, considering all that has happened. I definitely didn’t have any form of depression plaguing … More How Do We Find Peace?
I feel alive when I’m sleeping Because they can’t trust my words if I don’t speak But the world knows most of my secrets I feel alive when I’m asleep And I haunt myself in the middle of the night As I float through the frame of my body in my mind Oh, everyone knows … More Haunt – Poem
For every time they tell you to take a step back, move forward. And, stop. Walk in circles. Do it all at once. Don’t constrict your limbs. Collapse if you must. Break down. Let yourself go. Write. Re-write. Scribble a few pages away. Hit the backspace rather generously, and start again. Pen down memories you … More You Are Not Broken, You’re Healing
Name 5 things you have managed to pursue inspite of your illness and 5 things you haven’t managed to pursue. When I think about my successes and failures throughout depression, my failures seem far more predominant to me and if I had to summarise myself over the past 10 years I would say I just … More 30 Day Chronic Illness Challenge: Day 27 & 28
Do you think living with your illness inhibits/harms romantic relationships? Unfortunately, as much as it shouldn’t, it does. This is because of people not knowing how to deal with you having had, and possibly having again, severe depression. The things is, you start dating and they only see the healthy you and the true you, … More Chronic Illness Challenge: Day 25 & 26