Perfectly Alone ⚰️

TW: suicide, self-harm. We hope and believe that things won’t always be this way. It will get better and you will find your place in the world. You matter and the world needs you. You make this world a better place simply by being in it. I know these words have provided light and comfort […]

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Who I’ve Become 🕊

I keep coming back to this blog by Renea Di Bella (which I mentioned in one of my first posts) titled ‘Redefining Success in Order to Stay Alive‘; her words repeating in my mind like clockwork. In the eyes of society I was doing so well. Got a degree, took on further study alongside a […]

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A Letter Series: 2/ 📝

Dear Friend I’ve not known you long but we became good friends (at least I think so) pretty quick. We have had many in-person conversations about various topics and I’ve always appreciated spending time with you, being able to be open about my mental health, and not shy away from hard subjects. You’re one of […]

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Toxic Positivity ☣️

I was once told (more than once to be fair): “Just think positive. You’re only depressed because you keep thinking negative thoughts.” If only it worked that way but life (and certainly mental illness) is never that simple. The concept of toxic positivity in those words is more recent but the subject has been around […]

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