With the majority of the population still turning a blind eye on mental health issues and with the stigma around it, admitting that you are mentally impaired is synonymous to claiming that you are crazy, psychotic, pathetic, crybaby, or whatever names they call mental health sufferers.
One day, she told me that I should not let those trivial things get the best of me. After all, intelligent people are land and idiots are water. No matter how we baby our idealist selves by dreaming about a goody goody world, intelligent people can never outnumber idiots.
If you just learn to love me for who I am, you’ll see that I am more than just an anxious girlfriend. I am more than my anxiety.
I always came into the battlefield defenseless, but I was never hopeless. Hope is the only anchor that keeps me alive.
If anything, Amy’s death is a reminder that we should continue to fight the stigma and spread awareness about mental health.
You always think about the future, but have you ever considered living for the moment?
I thought about the 101 reasons to be happy, and suddenly I was not happy. I thought about all the things that could happen that could break the streak. And the mere thought of it did it.