Tag: mental illness

I wrote this last October for World Mental Health Day and shared it on Facebook. I thought I should share it here now for Mental Health Awareness Week 2018. My story, my struggle, my truth. I’m not proud of this, …

Feels Like I’m Going to Lose My Mind Read More »

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Finally today I cried Not for me, but for her And the tiny baby. Lives so cruelly denied. I step out into the cold It pierces exposed skin. I think only of them, Desperation untold. Unspoken sadness and pain That …

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The loneliness is suffocating. It eats away at me, refusing to let me turn the corner. No words spoken. No-one to turn to. All of it a secret. And the secret is killing me. The fantasies of death all pervading. …

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