Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Why I Ran For My Life

And it wasn’t because a lion was chasing me.

Photo by Julia Raasch on Unsplash

I was trapped in the darkest period of my life, trying to escape an abusive relationship. Every attempt to devise a way out was overshadowed by panic. But I was too proud of a woman to believe I was having panic attacks. Someone as strong and enlightened as me would never experience that. All I knew then was that I needed to get out.

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Scarlett Jess Perrodin

Scarlett Jess Perrodin

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Mental health advocate, anxiety juggler, abuse escape artist, maternal aura. Personal stories. Some hints of humor. A diamond in the rough is still a diamond.