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Depression is a Mind Fuck

My family rejected and abandoned me because of my mental illnesses

A swimmer underwater, reaching for the light at the surface. The right hand has bracelets on it, the left a watch.

I lay in bed, staring at the ceiling, trying to figure out my feelings. I checked the time. Ugh — 1:00 pm.

I can’t decide if I’m still tired or not.

I opted to try and get out of bed. Shower? No. Don’t feel up to it right now. Throwing on a t-shirt and…



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Robin Christine Honigsberg

Sensitive eccentric.Writes mainly short stories & about living w/several mental illnesses. 3xOD survivor. Top Writer in “Reading.” Editor-“AYOT”