As you may know, I’ve been feeling terrible for the last couple of months, since my depression has reared its ugly head again. I messaged Boopy several days ago, saying: hating myself is exhausting. Because it is. It’s utterly draining to always see myself in a bad light, to punish myself for being alive, to […]
I have made a lot of mistakes in my 26 years of existence; thus, I have a lot of regrets. Poor choices in romantic relationships, self-destructive behavior, etc. But the one thing that sticks out for me is a friendship with a particular person. What I discovered during our friendship This person had deep-seated trust […]
When I’m in a depressive slump, I tend to shut myself off from people. My psychiatrist told me that I should follow through with plans, regardless of how I feel on that day. He said that it would help me feel better. He understood that it takes more energy for a depressive person to do […]
In a bustling city of concrete and glass, we converged as strangers. Different people, different stories. One thing united us, as we eventually discovered: we were all broken in some way. Our past relationships with friends, family, and romantic partners haunted us. Those ghosts followed us all the way to Ayala Avenue, where an office […]
It has been a particularly rough couple of months. I’m dealing with a lot of personal problems, which leaves me too exhausted to even play with my cat. I’ve been feeling physically and emotionally drained.