"I'm not here to hide about this subject- if anything I'm in the final stages of publishing a book that's designed to call attention to this concern from a unique angle." Thanks for sharing! Feel free to check out his Instagram here.
Being open and sharing is great for spreading awareness, but it isn't necessary if it creates further issues. Never feel required to share your story. It's yours and you have the right to share when you feel comfortable. I get some people intentions, and they mean well, but everyone isn't ready. And that's ok. Your … Continue reading Your journey, your time
Words that you hear from others. Words that you tell yourself. Words that you express to others. They all matter. Some may hurt. Some may heal. Validation comes from you though. My mental illness has taught me the power of words with what I will accept and what I try to put out.
Anonymous post. Thanks for sharing!
Sometimes we get caught up the destination and lose sight of the journey that's needed to get there. This is why I'm careful with the past tense. I don't use the word healed because my healing involves management more so than a cure. Time is relative and healing is a process.
"I was diagnosed with chronic depression for seven years with what seemed to be no direct reason, I just had no ambitions and passions to motivate me each day. When I realized the only reason I was sad was because of myself, I got medication and support from my family to help myself heal. However, … Continue reading Healing wounds
"An eating disorder/self harm ruled my life for far too long and I'm finally beginning to realise that my body is not a battleground; it is the most fantastic, wonderful thing I will ever be given and I need to protect it. Even though I'd never show my scars to anyone, I felt as though … Continue reading Validation