I want us to actually get to a point where mental illness in the Black community isn’t a shock or a surprise to anyone at all. I want us to get to a point where it is simply viewed an overall health issue.
You are human, a human being who is still growing and evolving into who you need to be, and where you are in life should not determine your worth.
I truly believe that the more you go through in life, the better you become as a person. Because often, especially as millennials, we have this tendency to worry about the most minuscule things ever.
I want you to wait for the guy that adores you. I want him to stare at you like you are the most beautiful woman in the world, but the stare actually makes you believe it.
Please, save your life and your mental health by being informed.
They want to live so desperately, but they can’t seem to find a way to. They feel like they have exhausted all their options and the pain they are experiencing is well beyond them.
I want you to know that I see you
I want you to know that you matter
They will remind you over and over again of your progress and how much you are loved
Date him because he’s not after you only when times are good, but is willing to stick with you when the storm hits.
I’m at a point today where I don’t allow my depression to define me, but its major symptoms, such: as mood swings, anxiety; difficulty accomplishing minor tasks, sometimes makes me feel weak as a person.