(this was first published in 2017 on facebook; I reproduce it here because it is timely.)
[tw: mental illness, suicidal ideation, self-harm]
I really wish depression worked the way it does in movies.
“you’re so brave,” she says, clutching at her own hair reflexively, as though the act of me…
what he should have done was ask.
I didn’t want it. I wasn’t moving. I wasn’t speaking. yeah, I was his girlfriend, and yeah, we were living together, and yeah, we were both physically…