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Crying or Feeling Depressed For No Reason

Crying or feeling depressed for no reason can really put a damper on an otherwise perfect day. When I’m randomly upset, I don’t want help. I want to feel helpless (I don’t understand it either). A part of me tries … Continue reading

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When I was bored….(anti-cyberbullying)

I used to go on to random formspring accounts and post nice comments-a much needed contrast to the “hater” comments normally posted on there. Negative comments can get down on even the toughest of people. Anonymity is a cloak for … Continue reading

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Therapy is NOT weak.

Google “therapy is” and see what pops up. 😦 I know some people believe that “intelligent people can work out their own problems” when they’re down on their sorrows, dealing with the aftermath of emotional/mental abuse, or downright depressed. I … Continue reading

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Do yourself a favor…

Forgive yourself and fully accept who you are.

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Why I Blog.

Dark, But Life was originally a diary of sorts; I would blog about the daily life lessons I had learned while healing from my severe abuse. The tone of this blog was meant to be optimistic, but bittersweet. Even though … Continue reading

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Dilemma: Hate the Therapist but not the Therapy

The last thing you need while healing is a bad therapist. My primary therapist (herein known as “Bad Therapist” or “BT”) and I DID NOT GET ALONG. He tried to make me dependent on him so he’d get more money, … Continue reading

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The Internet and Depression

Face it: the Internet can cause more emotional harm than good. The Internet is a forum for others to speak their minds without a filter. Sure, you can exercise discretion when browsing the Internet, but sooner or later you’re going … Continue reading

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100th post!

This is Dark, but Life’s 100th post! Yay!

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Hi there.

Hello! I hope you are doing well. You made it this far. Keep going! You’re beautiful! Love, Me

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Age-old anger.

Have you ever been betrayed so badly it takes months just to wrap your head around it? I have, and it’s heart-wrenching. I was so furious that this person had treated me so terribly! I couldn’t stop thinking about it. … Continue reading

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