Stories about mental illness

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stevewaldrop
stevewaldropGifted WriterStoryteller, Poet
Sal homeless stories

Sal

A tale of despair...and hope. A bit longer than what I have posted lately.
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#homeless#mental illness
livingghost
livingghostGifted WriterDefinitely not a writer





 
        Don't make me go outside       






 mental illness stories

Don't make me go outside

Sometimes the world is just too scary, and I feel too weak and fragile; stepping out of the door is enough, to make my heart pound fast
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#mental illness#lonely#anxiety#mental health#social anxiety
usagi
usagiSilver CommaSocially awkward swamp witch.
                       


                       Meine Nase poetry stories

Meine Nase

(A #selfaware poem) I hate my nose, so I wrote a poem about it in a Shakespearean imitation style to try and find the beauty in my beak.
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#poetry#poem#life#silly#mental illness
kellydenairuich
kellydenairuichGifted WriterWriter/Poet, 24F, USA
Worry poetry stories

Worry

A day in the life of anxiety. What it's like to excessively worry.
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#poetry#original#personal#fiction#worry
kellydenairuich
kellydenairuichGifted WriterWriter/Poet, 24F, USA
Dear Department of Education learning stories

Dear Department of Education

One of my more political pieces.
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#learning#personal#kids#children#education
fallenshadow
fallenshadowGifted Writer16| Poet in heart, puppet in life
Sick medication stories

Sick

Don't judge me as you see.
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#medication#hate#anger#mental illness#sadness
cherriebomb16
cherriebomb16Silver CommaThe best time to write is after midnight
Mania thoughts stories

Mania

These voices won't go away.
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#thoughts#mania#mental illness#manic#feelings
jojojello
jojojelloBronze Commaif you know who I am please teach me
Imbalance mental illness stories

Imbalance

a haiku
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#mental illness#adhd#compete#neurodivergent#depression
mylifeinabmbshl
mylifeinabmbshl•Poetry •Random Tboughts
Dancing With Death anxiety stories

Dancing With Death

A short poem about one of the many thoughts that goes through a severely depressed persons mind.
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#anxiety#death#dying#depression#mental illness
imperfectmind
imperfectmindMy writing is raw, it's imperfect.
Controversy of my Mind. mental illness stories

Controversy of my Mind.

Acting is a trait all master, some as talent, some as protection. Protection of being true, or fearful of what their ‘true’ is.
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#mental illness#poetry
greenleaf
greenleafBronze Comma"oft hope is born when all is forlorn."





an open letter to that one book reviewer on amazon mental health stories

an open letter to that one book reviewer on amazon

my thoughts on a book review I saw today. includes discussion of mental illness and some of my own experiences.
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#mental health#experiences#thoughts#self harm#personal
mstndrt
mstndrt16 y/o expressing herself through art
Evil mind thinking stories

Evil mind

An description of how an evil mind could effect young people or just anyone in perticulary
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#thinking#depression#mental illness#evil#mind
acestraw
acestrawCommunity member
It Can't Stop Us anxiety stories

It Can't Stop Us

Sometimes I use weighted dice in hopes that my day will be fine, That maybe, I’ll want to be alive,
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#anxiety#sad#emotion#mental illness#illness
acestraw
acestrawCommunity member
It Can't Stop Us | Part 4 power stories

It Can't Stop Us | Part 4

We are the freaks, The fools,
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#power#sad#rise#illness#feelings
allisonbuskirk
allisonbuskirkPoetry beginner
Abducted  ptsd stories

Abducted

This is part of my story of surviving an abusive relationship. I’ve been trying to forget it for 7 years. That’s not working, so I’ve turned to writing.
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#ptsd#survivor#survive#abuse#abusive
sydneybrown
sydneybrownlet's go on a trip down memory lane.
Disembodied anxiety stories

Disembodied


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#anxiety#depressed#love#memories#broken
allisonbuskirk
allisonbuskirkPoetry beginner

ANXIETY  abuse stories

ANXIETY

Anxiety Runs through every nerve
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#abuse#ptsd#psychology#survivor#anxiety
acestraw
acestrawCommunity member
It Can't Stop Us | Part 2 anxiety stories

It Can't Stop Us | Part 2

She puts on a happy face, Surrounds herself with happy people,
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#anxiety#sad#emotion#mental illness#illness
acestraw
acestrawCommunity member
It Can't Stop Us | Part 3 sad stories

It Can't Stop Us | Part 3

He hides his body from the world, In his eyes it’s ugly,
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#sad#gender#illness#feelings#mental health