Thing a Day
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Thing a Day

I Slept Through the Night Last Night

I missed sleep so much.

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Monday was very, very bad for a lot of people, many of whom I don’t know. Somebody died — someone I was starting to call a friend, but someone that many people loved very dearly. My partner and I found his body. I have spent the week processing that — through writing, therapy, and conversations with friends, among other things.




In which I write one thing each day.

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Matthew Maniaci

Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.

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