We Just Need Understanding!

I don't think people understand how stressful it is to explain what is going on in your head when you don't even understand it yourself.

Feeling a little depressed lately

Someone who means a lot to me hurt my feelings real bad when I told her how I was feeling. "How can you be depressed if you're so happy all the time?" And I just shook my head and said, "you're lucky you don't know the answer to that question.

No... I really don't think you understand how much this hurts... I'm sorry... *sobbing*

depressed depression sad pain alone dark Monsters crying self harm cutting stupid depressing help me worthless i hate myself sensitive i'm fine my fault


Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U., affecting 40 million adults in the United States age 18 and older, or 18 percent of the population (National Institute of Mental Health).

I often wish other people could experience for a brief time what living in my mind is like, I think they would be a lot more understanding of mental illness.

But while you're about it, walk a mile in my shoes too cos it's more than I can often manage. Oh yea for both mental and physical illnesses at the same time.

Yes, our love is strong. That is why some of us hesitate to give it out so easily. It takes years to build up such strength. Its not cheap.

Lesson on women: Girls are sensitive, they overthink every little thing and they care way more than they should, but that's what makes their love so strong.

nope. can't just "put on some happy music and feel better" as some one once advised me to do when I was in the throes of a deep depression... would have been great, but it does not work that way.

I can't just "decide to be happy" as someone once asked when I was in the throes of a deep depression. would have been great, but it just doesn't work that way.

45 Truths People With Bipolar Disorder Wish Others Understood

45 Truths People With Bipolar Disorder Wish Others Understood