Stories about mental-illness

Here are the top short stories, fanfiction, poetry, and posts about mental-illness on Commaful, including topics like "masochism", "anxiety", and more. Click here to sign up for more stories about mental-illness.

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joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadGifted WriterHobby poet hoping to be heard.
Journal 1 hope stories

Journal 1

I am going to post my journals on commaful. They will be unedited, raw, and about my recovery. My intention in posting them is to show others who suffer from mental illness that they are not alone. I...
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#hope#cutting#drugs#love#sadness
joshuaharestad
joshuaharestadGifted WriterHobby poet hoping to be heard.
Blood masochism stories

Blood

Trigger Warning: Serious self harm details. I almost triggered myself writing it.
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#masochism#stigma#self harm#anxiety#cuttig
amandamalagone
amandamalagonepretty words on a sad screen
in my car anxiety stories

in my car

someone who suffers from panic disorder explaining to their partner what they go through
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#anxiety#panic-attack#excerpt#short-story#feelings
wethedreamers
wethedreamersCommabassadorAnd we're a million miles away.
Date An Anxious Girl. poem stories

Date An Anxious Girl.

Reasons why you should.
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#poem#poems#personal#relationship#poetry
latejune
latejuneSilver Commain love with @neutralfleur
i'm not crazy, hallucination stories

i'm not crazy,

just because you see things others can't doesn't mean you're nuts. a schizophrenic girl, being labeled as crazy because of her mental illness.
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#hallucination#crazy#mad#nuts#bonkers
rsquarepower
rsquarepowerBio's are scary :s
Inside those salty tears hope stories

Inside those salty tears

Do you believe in fallen angels?
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#hope#suicide#wings#suicidal#mental-illness
hiddenfallacies
hiddenfallaciesanother lethargic teen in washington.
you're back.  mental-illness stories

you're back.

i knew you'd come back. in the morning, of course. after i had cleaned up my mess.
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#mental-illness#one-sided-relationship#depression#anxiety#suicidal-thoughts
kelseywoods
kelseywoodswho I am hates who I've been
Ticking free-verse stories

Ticking

About an anxiety disorder and my inability to express myself through speech
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#free-verse#anxiety#therapy#mental-illness#poem
lexi
lexiGifted Writertrains of thought | killedink.tumblr.com
sage depression stories

sage

for when autumn means something different than sweaters and lattes
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#depression#mental-illness#transition#poems#seasonal-depression
erenah
erenahBronze Commathe consolation of verbosity
the flip side depression stories

the flip side

depression: redux
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#depression#mental-illness#mental-health#recovery#anxiety
kelseywoods
kelseywoodswho I am hates who I've been
The Diagnosis therapy stories

The Diagnosis

A retelling of my recent diagnosis of chronic depression and anxiety disorder
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#therapy#true-story#poem#poetry#freeform
vertigo
vertigoI write all my stories in less than 15 m
An Empty Box depression stories

An Empty Box

Me, thought on my mental state (Not Good)
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#depression#mental-illness#thoughts#similes#trying-my-best
Miaxoxo
MiaxoxoCommunity member
Will I ever be okay? Will the darkness ever leave for good? depression stories

Will I ever be okay? Will the darkness ever leave for good?

I'm not depressed anymore but I will always ask myself "Am I ok?
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#depression#feelings#thoughts#low-mood#anxiety
ryunyo44
ryunyo44Writer, rower, sorority girl, engineer
I don't know you anxiety stories

I don't know you

I don't know you, but you matter to me all the same
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#anxiety#mental-illness#hurt#friendship#comfort
boringblood
boringbloodi like death and poems
home is where i am not poetry stories

home is where i am not

a poem about how unsatisfied i will always be. perhaps there is something i can do about it.
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#poetry#mental-illness#bpd#writers#poets
sydneybrown
sydneybrownlet's go on a trip down memory lane.
You're Wrong About Me brave stories

You're Wrong About Me

A little ode to someone who really annoyed me today.
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#brave#fragile#strong#annoy#life
erenah
erenahBronze Commathe consolation of verbosity
depression, a footnote depression stories

depression, a footnote

Because life will always give you more options than its counterpart.
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#depression#mental-health#mental-illness
Miaxoxo
MiaxoxoCommunity member
Depression pain stories

Depression

How I felt about my depression a few years ago.
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#pain#low-mood#anxiety#mental-illness#sad