The holidays are a terrible stress for me and when deeply depressed I become suicidal. I understand it now and with my meds and therapy I can cope much better. Here’s for those who may need some compassion.
I have to say something about this because it frightens me. I looked at my searched terms and I noticed a dramatic increase in the search of suicide and suicidal thoughts. I must assume that this is a direct correlation with the impending holiday season.
To many people, the approach holiday season is like impending doom. There are so many potential triggers that are likely to send someone into a severe depression or a severe state of anxiety.
I feel afraid for the people searching those terms and I assume they will end up at this post. I feel an obligation as a fellow human being to post something here that will help. But what?
(at this point I have actually stopped the blog for a few minutes and I am sitting here seeking some genius from the gods of intuition and compassion… Unfortunately, no miraculous answers are coming to…
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