You tell yourself over and over in your head that you’re not good enough the way you are; that just because someone might have done something better than you that you are worthless.
Went for a petty route instead of being honest about my feelings.
“I actually hate wearing a bikini – that’s the time I feel the most insecure. I try to avoid putting one on at all costs because it makes me feel extremely uncomfortable and just bad about myself in general.”
Although the stigma of mental health has decreased, the romanticization and stereotypes of mentally ill people – especially those with depression – seem to remain the same.
When she reminds us that growth and strength are more than entirely possible.
If spring is hopefulness and winter melancholy, autumn is wild, wondrous longing. Nostalgia wafts. Twilight creeps. Morning fog encroaches.
Pretend I don’t miss hard alcohol and bad decisions and people who made me chase them.
When you finally stop hating yourself, you stop apologizing when you weren’t the one who did something wrong. You stop associating with people who look down on you. You stop letting yourself be treated like you’re worthless because you know better than to believe that lie.
Sometimes, we are our own worst enemies in life.
Pisces: They go MIA from social media. They take a long time to answer texts or ignore their phone completely.