I knew that if I allowed fear to overtake me, my journey was doomed. Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave. Nothing could vanquish me. — Cheryl Strayed
I can tell you from experience that I am not the same woman I was 6 years ago. Seriously I was at the height of a mania episode. Let me tell you I lost everything... my marriage my job my sanity and even my best friend of 27 years. In retrospect I believe I was at a pivotal point in my life in addition to the mania. Today I live life differently less self indulgent and more intentional. I regret nothing but I do know that the woman I am becoming I am fighting tooth and nail for that woman to…
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I wish it were that easy. Just stop? Why thank you. That never occurred to me before, to just be happy and stop. NO, Stop being a condescending asshole. I have depression, I am not depressed. There is a difference.