Someone asked me to describe Bipolar Disorder. So I told her to eat her favorite things. Followed by foods that make her stomach hurt.
Here’s the truth about being diagnosed with depression: It sucks.
Maybe sometimes depression is pitch-darkness, Spaghetti-O-stained sweatpants, nonstop weeping, and visceral self-hate.
1. About 20 million Americans experience depression yearly.
“It’s a strange moment when you realize that you don’t want to be alive anymore.”
Thank you for all the times you could have given up on us, but you didn’t.
A 19-year-old Ivy League student athlete named Madison Holleran posted an image of holiday lights twinkling in the trees of Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia on Instagram an hour before she killed herself by jumping off of the ninth level of a parking garage downtown.
You are not a lost cause or a disaster that can’t be saved.
You are human. We all go through some rough patches and indecisiveness, regardless of how personal they may be. Don’t think you’re abnormal.
I’m sorry my depression hurt your feelings. I’m sorry it made me push you away.