Posts tagged Hope
The Search for True Joy

It’s something everyone is longing for, craving, desperately searching for, and can’t live without.

Joy. “We have it over here!” The world cries in our ears, loud enough to deafen even our own thoughts and ideas. We see the smiles and hear the laughter and tell ourselves, “This is what I’ve been looking for.” This must be joy. So we join in, slowly at first, but soon enough we’re diving head first into a life that we’ve been told will bring us joy.

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To The Girl Facing Mental Illness Every Day

To the girl who faces mental illness every day:

You are not alone.

I have been in your shoes. I have walked this road my whole life, and I have fought that battle to get out of bed in the morning, to stand through the trembling anxiety, to keep breathing when depression wanted to strangle me. It is a real battle. Don’t listen to anyone who tells you it isn’t.

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