depression

It is not just a matter of feeling sad; discover an honest view of the mental, emotional and physical toll of clinical depression.

Kelsey Sapien12 days ago
A Cloud Appears in the Blue
The rain had been coming down for days, until today. So my dog and I went for a visit to a local river. The water was so cold at first. How warm it became. How scary and uncomfortable it was. As my to...
Monique B15 days ago
Depression
For about seven years now I’ve been dealing with depression. Some days are better than others. It is very difficult at times to handle my depression, because I want to be able to control my feelings, ...
Candy Kelly15 days ago
Fighting for Myself
Who’s that girl? You know the annoying one who is always smiling and her ponytail is always bopping along so annoying right? Yeah that’s what my good friend said she thought of me before she really kn...
Suicidal Thoughts May Not Be Wrong
Your suicidal thoughts and feelings may not be “wrong.” Just to preface, I do not condone self harm or abuse in any way shape or form. It seems to be the case that our bodies are gifted with an intell...
Johann Hollar17 days ago
I Am Not Defective
For those of you have seen the South Park series, you will know this picture from the episode Up The Down Steroid where Cartman pretends to be mentally disabled to win a $1000 (which he fails of cours...
Her
And there I was neck deep in a bubble bath, I could hear my husband and children playing and laughing. That didn't matter. I had everything a 25 year old women could ever ask for. I owned a perfect si...
Premonition
Some people have premonitions when they're young of what their lives might turn out like, mostly hopeful. Some kids see they might be a fire fighter, a police man. Some might just simply see a life wi...
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Cheyenne Mcbee20 days ago
Depression
Let's not hold back here. Depression is completely shattering. It shatters relationships, families; LIVES. I cannot begin to tell you how many times my depression had shattered good things I loved hav...
Karina Nistal21 days ago
Depression Is Real
Depression is attacking our generation. It's so easy to feel defeated. We can dread getting out of bed. Dread going to work at our jobs. Dread taking a long commute to get there or dread being around ...
Paisley Hansen21 days ago
Fight the Feeling
According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, over three percent of the American population suffers from depression at some point in their life. Many people who have this diagnosis d...
Hannah Rose23 days ago
Dancing with Death
Hamlet said it best. “To be, or to not to be, that is the question,” the question of the hour, the week. In fact, it is the question of life. “To be or to not to be?” To live or to die? And there I wa...
Sonia Morreiraa month ago
Inner Demons: Loneliness
My loneliness stifles me. At times I think about it and it tears my soul apart. It makes me feel small. It takes away all my dignity, and shreds it right before my eyes. At any moment if I try to piec...
Paulina Pachela month ago
Meet My Friend: Melancholic Smith
I find solace in a dark room. The soft raindrops against my window actually feel comforting, but once again I find myself stuck inside my own mind. I’m racing through hallowed corridors, trying desper...
Mia Moralesa month ago
Helping Others May Be the Best Way to Treat Your Own Depression
Depression is a rough topic. It's somehow managed to become both a disorder and a national discussion. The situation is further complicated by the fact that there's so much confusion over the disorder...
Kaylyn Fairchilda month ago
Eternal Winter
At seven in the morning, my alarm sounded from the left side of my bed. My eyes opened and I rolled over, a hand reaching out to silence the shrill sound. I stared up at the white ceiling and listened...
Paisley Hansena month ago
Coping with Depression
Depression can be defined as a mental health disorder that consists of being in a depressed mood, or having a loss of interest in daily life activities. Some may have what's known as chronic depressio...
Yvonne Glasgowa month ago
Things You Can Do Daily to Help with Depression
For many people, depression can be a daily visitor. It may stick around for a few hours or it could be a part of your life for years with no relief. When you don’t know how to deal with your depressio...
The Beast
Disclaimer: I am not a doctor or medical professional. This article is being written with basic knowledge from what i've seen, heard, and personally experienced. I'd like to describe to you what my de...