If only…You Understood

If only you understood, That I am not broken. If only you understood, I am not making this up. If only understood, These tears are real. If you only understood, How I really wanted to be If you only understood, No one wants this pain. If you only understood, Why I lie awake at night … Continue reading If only…You Understood

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The Power of Why

People have a weird way of basing their degree of sympathy over how someone died. A baby is stillborn. Tragic. A woman dies while fighting cancer. Brave. A person gives in to their depression and commits suicide. Selfish. I am a firm believer that all life holds the same value. A lost life, no matter … Continue reading The Power of Why

A day without Stigma

I decided I wanted to do something different for the New Year. I wan to hear from others. The most popular response to those with mental illness is no more stigma. But what does that look like? Prompt: You wake up on New Years day to find the world has been granted a day without … Continue reading A day without Stigma