Living With Bipolar Disorder

Depression has long been a precarious compartment in my mind. I wasn't necessarily a medicated and morbid 9-year-old, but rather, my interactions in childhood and prepubescent years did not leave me u...

How I Breathe While Swimming Through Depression

I am someone who has struggled with mental health issues since I was a teen. From the outside, many would not see my pain nor be able to relate to the sometimes-daily struggle I was facing. It would have appeared as though I had grasped the world with both hands. This is part of the deception of depression and also mental illness: what may appear at face value is a stark difference from the agony that lies within.