Pages tagged with Mental Anguish

Sure, there are many things that can be said about mental health, but this one sticks out in my mind deeply. It sticks out as deeply as the roots of an oak tree go down into the earth.
Do you have the Imposter Syndrome? Anyway, read this piece and help me out.
No person is perfect ! Whatever mask they wear for people to see. it will fall off. It is our perception of them that makes us believe they that they are perfect and we begin to idealize them.
Life has a tendency to knock me down more and more frequently. My words are merely a reflection of the uncontrolled turmoil I have to deal with when my depression gets deeper.
Spawned from a sarcastic comment to a friend after an unexpected and unavoidable sequence of misfortune.
Metaphorical description how I feel when suffering a bout of severe depression.
A personal journey that led me to discover a new reality with a new perception.
Binge and Purge - the anguish of one of the many eating disorders
Our body and mind rely on each other and our human body requires good peace of mind and rests.
A poem about the stigma surrounding mental ill health.
This piece is based on my experiences of suffering from poor mental health and epilepsy.
Everyone who drinks this natural water will be thirsty again ~~ BUT ~~ whoever drinks THE LIVING WATER ~~ WILL NEVER THIRST.
It's time to shed light on the emotional and mental abuse aspect of a domestically violent and abusive relationship.
A poem of my daily struggle with depression and that there is always hope for each and every one of us.
Loving is beautiful. Life is not much complete without love. But as much as love is a happiness, it can sometimes turn out to be a much larger pain to bear.
A short poem about going mad, with only yourself to blame.
One can live without food, water and fresh air for long. However, he cannot live without something to whine about.
Suffering through withdrawal of addiction and recognizing the effects it had on my mind, body, and spirit while under the microscope of doctors very eager to dismissingly diagnose me as Bipolar.
People suffering from AIDS are not accepted as just another persons suffering from a lethal disease. They are looked down upon. A Cancer patient might get all the sympathies and prayers, then why not AIDS patients. They need us! They need our love & care not our anguish or ignorance. ...
There is a lot more than we know or understand "behind closed doors"! Domestic Voilence should not be tolerated, at any cost. But still some women give up to their self respect and dignity to amaze most of us, but there are always 3 sides of the story.......
Aggression, insensitivity, and betrayal can take numerous forms and hurt us in unexpected ways and at unexpected times. Many of these events leave us with continuous resentment and anger. Forgiveness protects us against the imperfect behavior of people around us, provided we understan...
How many youngsters out there are trying to come to terms with the trauma of abuse? Trying to outrun a damaged Past that constantly resides within their head....Trying to come to terms with something they had little control over...? It is a sad fact, that there is still way too many.....
Empathy is the ability to put yourself in somebody else's shoes as it were, to see situations through their eyes, not so much your own......
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