One of the greatest misconceptions about depression is it being used as a synonym for, or interchangeable with, grief.
I cannot write of the pain of enduring a miscarriage; but I can write of how we have not done right by the mothers who have endured such tragedy.
Two years ago I was going to kill myself; but I am still here and there is hope for those still fighting the darkness.
This is the society we have created. I have to pretend I’m not different from men, because we have placed men as the standard to meet.
It's the elixir of life; the fountain of youth; what the earth and everyone in it needs to survive. We've all seen the effects of drought on the land, or our poor unsuspecting house plants - and humans fare no better without water.