• Snow Bears

    One has a grin, the other a frown; comedy and tragedy in Arctic form. Let's call them Brav and Trist. Both behave similarly, as snow bears do, lolloping in the soft, white, pureness of their environment. Brav doesn't understand why Trist can lay for days on end in his den, cold and unfeeling, when there's so much FUN to be had, because Brav has to go FAST. Trist doesn't know where Brav's energy comes from. Brav streaks around ...

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    #depression,
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  • The Showgirl

     The showgirl glitters in the stage lights. Beads upon her costume oscillate with each movement. Swipes of eyeliner define her wide stare. She reaches for the trapeze as the music begins, fingers curling tightly around the rough tape. Callouses drag as she inverts, the effort forcing a breath from between red lips, smiling at the crowd. Her knees hook on to the horizontal bar; she hangs like a bat. Bruised joints smart with the weight. She smiles more, ...

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  • Not so secret life of an american teenager

    I have learned a lot of lessons in life, and the biggest one I learned would be is to, never give up. I know that sounds really cheesy, and I also know people overuse it. But I honestly believe, it’s an important thing to do, and to always believe. When I was only 11, my house burned all the way down, and I believed it was the end of everything. I lost everything, and i ...

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    #struggle
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  • Dear Stranger

    Dear Stranger, I am writing this to you to tell you that I care. You may have a reason as to why you have decided to read this post or maybe you don't and that's perfectly okay. Please know that you are not alone and that in time things will get better. Things will get easier but you've just got to get through the hard stuff first. It's okay to ask for support I promise ...

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    #depression,
    #mentalillness,
    #recovery