Mental Illness Really Sucks — The Bipolar Writer Collaborative Mental Health Blog


REBLOG: An honest look at depression.

You wouldn’t believe this, but mental illness sucks. I spend a lot of days just stuck. I lack motivation or a positive outlook or even the will to shower. People telling me that things will get better do not help. I mean, things will get better for them… And I only have depression. What I’ve read…

via Mental Illness Really Sucks — The Bipolar Writer Collaborative Mental Health Blog

13 thoughts on “Mental Illness Really Sucks — The Bipolar Writer Collaborative Mental Health Blog

  1. mental health has been an ignored aspect of general health and I highly appreciate the way Penny Wilson is creating awareness on the issue. Am with you all through and equally as passionate. Any one is susceptible to mental illness.

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  2. Oy, I had trouble getting to the comment section, semi challenged in the airhead department, I am. This, oh this writing made my day. It is so easy to go down that black hole, the pit of despair-and your suggestions are right on the money! As a depression, CPTSD sufferer? The one thing that makes me recover quicker than anything else is humor. And actually brushing our teeth (let alone taking a shower) can be the last thing we want to do when we’re spiraling. I love your worked and followed, even though I could swear I already was. Kudos.

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