As much as they suck sometimes, emotions are apart life. They are apart of living, apart of breathing, apart of our humanity. They are suppose to be here. Without them, we wouldn’t exist.
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Just so you know, your depression doesn’t define you.
It might feel like it does. Sometimes it might even feel like it consumes you completely, and I understand that. Because sometimes my depression does the same thing to me. It swallows me whole and drowns me in self-doubt. Then, it strangles me with poisonous thoughts and convinces me I’m unworthy of love, and sometimes even life. But I’m not unworthy, and neither are you.
Depression is just pure evil that convinces you everything is wrong, including yourself. It gets inside your body, and your mind, and your soul, and it cuts you down to your very core. Depression is lonely because it’s only understandable to the people who have fought through it themselves. It’s an unexplainable nightmare you keep waking up from, but you never actually get out of.
It’s inescapable and when the people around you urge you to…
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