Can’t you see that I am doing everything I can to make us work?
Although the topic may cause discomfort, mental illness is a conversation that needs to be had and one that we should be able to feel comfortable having.
Becoming self-aware of what it is that can cause you to feel overwhelmed, anxious, or depressed, is a skill that takes time, and patience.
Set healthy boundaries
Love based on fear is NOT love at all.
Although I may not have the chips to show for it, I am currently in my 27th month of recovery.
Now that I am actively looking for ways to better myself, I have been able to work towards a happy, and healthy life as well.
Too many people are under this false belief that to be whole, we must have someone there to love us. This is simply not true.
One in five people in the United States live with a mental illness.
My mind is just easily convinced that I am wrong in one way or another.