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Tag: self-care

This is Where I Am

But if anyone can get through this, it’s me. I’ve proven that to myself time and time again and as long as I can keep that unshakable faith in myself, I’ll be okay.

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Reasons I’m Not Grateful for my Mental Illness

Depression and anorexia don’t just make you sad and hungry. They affect almost every aspect of your life. 

Mourning my Twenties

My illness is the thing that finally got me and I’m devastated about that. 

Building My Nest.

I adore my bed. The prospect of falling in love with a man terrifies me because of the possibility that I might have to share a bed with him.

Appreciating Yourself

It takes courage to do things that you look up to in other people. To me, it’s quite noble to desire to be your best self.

Dark Times

These dark times began when I fell in love and lost my friends.

Selfishness

It’s okay to spend a lot of money on yourself, or to take long, unnecessary showers. It’s okay to chase the life that you want for yourself. It’s okay to take naps in the middle of the day and to go on long walks when you’re sad. It’s okay to spend a day watching crappy television and spend the next day reading books. It’s okay to give yourself a day off when you’re feeling sick. It’s okay to spend hours cooking a delicious dinner just for yourself.

Change.

Ten years ago your life was completely different and in ten years time your life will be completely different.

Friends

I try to be there for my friends as much as I can. Because that’s all you can do at the end of the day.

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About Stay Wild.

Here is Stay Wild, a chunk of my world to immerse yourself in.

I’m Strong Even if I Breakdown.

I am strong even if I have a breakdown. In fact, I may be stronger after I do.

A Day Spent Living.

I did what I always do. I sat staring straight ahead while two boys discussed taking my life.