12 Things you have experienced while depressed

Depression makes us feel a whole load of negative emotions, have a myriad of bad thoughts and act on things we aren’t so proud of. Here are 12 things you have experienced while depressed; 1. Abnormal lethargy When undergoing depression you are prone to feeling extraordinarily tired and wary. You never feel like getting up…

Never do these 5 things when dealing with depression

Depression is the demon that cruelly pierces into our blue skies once in a while. For some of us, it’s as frequent as the sunrise (pun intended), for others it’s as rare as a blue moon while for the `lucky’ it’s a nightmarish story they hear us tell. Well, it may seem like normalcy for us…

Something Ought To Be Done

Day in day out, the media blazes with somber stories. Of beautiful souls and innocent faces. Their voyages ended too soon. Though not sweet as they would have liked, the last breath of a sad journey is never better. It leaves behind tears and sorrow. Pain and regrets. Distraught families and guilty friends. Maybe if…

Part Five: My Father's Decision On My Depression

I vividly recall that moment. A moment of utmost pain and grief. I remember how I sat there, uncontrollable streams of tears trickling down my face, my mind blocked out and unable to bring forth any words, my hands clenched in little fists of distress,…….I was in my school uniform, all prepped and ready to be whisked away…

Part Four Continuation: Attempting Suicide

It was a Saturday and we usually watched television at night till we went to sleep (we had entertainment once a week in my school). I remember being in the hall and hearing echoes. Seeing echoes. The noise was loud. Music was playing and everyone was shouting. It was like they wanted to burst my…