Depression is difficult enough for those experiencing symptoms, but what about the people around us? Something with such force that can bring us to our knees on a whim surely must be powerful enough to affect others, right? As with many disorders and diseases, depression unfortunately has the ability to impact those we love the most. Here are 7 ways to help them cope.
The month of February started off with a tragedy, which seems to have set off a chain reaction of bad luck for me. It was the worst month that I've had in years, decades even, and I found myself reeling all the way through March. However, when multiple doors slam shut, sometimes another one opens.
"We've already spent most of our money on others over the past couple of months, so now is the time to reap the benefits of a bargain. I've checked out what my affiliates have going on for sales, and curated them all in one place for you. Below you'll find exclusive discount codes, tips on random ways to save money, student discounts, shipping deadlines, clearance items, etc. And don't forget that.."
"Check Out My New #CyberMonday Deals That Have Dropped! Discount codes, links, and deals on sex toys and cannabis accessories inside."
"It's After Midnight - Check Out My New #BlackFriday Deals That Just Dropped! Discount codes, links, and deals inside."
Since 2013, the good folks over at Kinkly have scoured through the best of the best sex blogs in all of the Interwebs to come up with… Read more "If You Like My Blog, There’s Something You Can Do.."
"Always wondered how to build a lava lamp or saber off the top of a champagne bottle? Wonder no more. There's a fantastic website called..."
"You can print this blog page, copy and paste it into another program of your choice, print it from Word, or open it in Word and use the highlighting tool to play."
"I made my way past her ribs and down her stomach, then took her jeans off. In her bra and panties she sat up and gently pushed me onto my back to do the same to me. With both of us stripped we kissed and touched each other..."
"Below is the Calendar of Carousal followed by descriptions of the events. Extra activities and giveaways will be added along the way, so subscribe or check back frequently to be notified of..."
"You can find them all individually below with a description of each song and what it means to me, or you can subscribe to my YouTube channel and play them all in a playlist.."
"I decided then that there would be no more unexplained crying into my bong allowed, and that it’s time I get serious about attempting therapy. I understand most of what’s wrong with me, I just need some..."
"We've all had that Cheech and Chong moment where we've gone to look for that joint we may or may not have forgotten about in our pocket, and it comes out looking like a used straw wrapper that Bigfoot sat on."
My depression began when I was nine years old after a series of traumatic events. I had always been a happy child who loved people, but everything… Read more "Reader Poll: At What Age Did the Depression Begin?"
"I'll be accepting any type of submission you can think of that tells your story, or even a part of it. Perhaps a picture that encompasses your depression or a certain period in your life, a written story, a homemade video..."
"... I believe that something I call "Mental Health Predictive Maintenance" is extremely important for easing and preventing depression...
"Remember playing Super Mario Brothers on your Nintendo? It's still my favorite game, so I thought I'd find the online version to share with you."
"Tweet or Instagram an old picture you've taken on a memorable vacation. It can be of you, scenery, or an interesting soup can you saw in an alley. I'm just looking for creativity/thought."
"Music is a major part of my life, and some lyrics mean more to me than others. I often see imagery in my head when certain songs are playing and I really focus on the words, so I thought I'd recreate them here. I call them Visualyrics."
"...after experiencing their own form of discrimination, the good and hard-working folks over at Kinkly decided they'd had enough and ran a sex blogging contest. If you think my blog is neat, you can vote for me here. Thank you in advance, my blog is nothing without you..."