One place starts to look like all the others I have been
There’s another lonely face painted up to make the scene
Hollow laughter fills the air… 229 more words
Last year, at the Chattanooga Film Festival, I caught a phenomenal film named Krisha, written and directed by a newcomer named Trey Edward Shults. Telling the story of a family’s Thanksgiving that gets crashed by a long absent relative, it was a searing piece of drama, filmed with a natural talent that blew me away and telling an emotionally powerful story in an exceptional way. 593 more words
While social isolation may not cause mental illness, there are times when it can exacerbate symptoms–especially in depression. This is not to say that having alone time doesn’t have its place. 719 more words
Author: Lauren S.
Mental illnesses are becoming more and more common. In my honest opinion, I feel that everyone deals with a mental illness at some point in their lives; however, no matter what disorder someone may be battling, there is always a possibility to recover. 618 more words
I have experienced diagnosed depression on and off for a period of about six years and it is one of the darkest and loneliest places to be. 520 more words