Stigma is real and it has real consequences for those of us living with mental health conditions; sometimes that consequence is that we isolate ourselves, and for others, the consequences can be deadly. This is a story about a situation of my own where I felt conflicted about whether or not to be honest about my struggles and how they have affected my life.
Trigger Warning: This post mentions bullying and abuse. It has a focus on childhood struggles.
This post is about a fictional person, but his experiences and struggles are issues that most of us, including myself, have faced during our lives. The aim of this post is to inspire and encourage the reader to follow their dreams and change the world around them. – Dom
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[TW: self-harm, swearing] “I want you to remember your inherent self-worth as a human being, and that your nonlinear life does not diminish this.”