Rebekah Sanyu

An aspiring freelance writer, sharing what the world is teaching  🌎


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I Wrote a Diary While Suffering Mental Illness... It's Now a Published Book
3 months ago
Depression. Anxiety. Sexual assault. Bulimia Nervosa. Excessive alcohol intake. Attempted suicide. Reckless. Irrational, wild. Screw the world attitude. Self destructive. Moved out at eighteen. Mistru...
Combatting a Day with Depression
a year ago
We all get them, low points—some worse than others. With depression, a particular low point could be paralysing...crippling. The hardest part? Not feeling like there is a way back out of it—feeling li...
The Tragedy of Relapse
a year ago
When you're spiralling so fast, your mind cant keep up. Dizzy, entranced, and then it hits you. At 8AM, when you find yourself pulling apart a razor to free the blade while sitting in the bathtub, it ...
Finishing the Fight with Bulimia
a year ago
Two years ago, I wouldn't be voluntarily sitting in a coffee shop like I am now. Heck, I would be trying every move possible to not have to go to a coffee shop. And then, just for considering eating f...
'Thirteen Reasons Why...' Is Doing Damage
a year ago
*Preliminary warning: This article will address issues in relation to suicide and mental illness. If you think you may find this difficult to read, look after yourself and do what is best for your hea...
Positive Habits to Trump Mental Illness
a year ago
Mental illness will either make or break you, to put it frankly. Knowing this is key to moving forward and pushing through it, rather than succumbing to its controlling tendencies—like I did, for a lo...