Tag Archives: mental illness

PTSD

“I am Phoenix, child of Light.” That’s what I used to repeat over and over to myself when I was young and suicidal. I said it when I needed, desperately, to remember that I was stronger than my circumstances. Tonight, … Continue reading

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Shattered In My Soul

It’s that deep deep sorrow And you can’t even lift your eyes Every moment feels like you’re moving through water And it’s hard to breathe Struggling to take in air but you’re only taking on more water You’re drowning And … Continue reading

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Battling and Embracing the Medusa

In my last post I wrote about depression and posed some questions about how we, as people, can truly live with ourselves and love who we are. This topic has been on my mind a lot lately as I’ve been … Continue reading

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