I have actively tried, very hard to plod on. I have found happy moments, and I now see so much more of the beauty in the world.
I was surprised to find myself largely neutral to the widespread mental health campaigns being run to raise awareness. I’ve seen many of these, encouraging people to talk about mental health and problems like depression and anxiety. Awareness is good, don’t get me wrong. I’ve seen media coverage featuring stories of
Source: My body comes with a trigger warning - Self harm and stigma
Throughout my life I have grappled with a range of distressing issues that I somehow thought were unique to me. I struggled to make and keep friends, suffered tumultuous emotions as I went through various circumstances that included severe bullying, physical, sexual and emotional abuse, low self-image and never feeling happy
An informative article on the little understood borderline personality disorder.