Four Weeks, Five People // A Different Take On Mental Illness.

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“The truth is that sometimes it is easier to not feel, to pretend we’re all just actors waiting for the credits to roll and disappear forever, than to be a cocktail of feelings waiting to burst into flames.”

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Starfish // A Vivid & Magical Story.

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“The painting isn’t about the starfish. It’s about the girl who wants to venture out into the ocean, away from the starfish, so she can feel like she matters.”

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Turtles All The Way Down // Great OCD Representation But No Story.

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“We never really talked much or even looked at each other, but it didn’t matter because we were looking at the same sky together, which is maybe even more intimate than eye contact anyway”

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Eliza and Her Monsters // Beautifully Real.

eliza and her monsters

“Broken people don’t hide from their monsters. Broken people let themselves be eaten.”

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They Both Die At The End // Poignant & Heartfelt.

they both die at the end“Maybe it’s better to have gotten it right and been happy for one day instead of living a lifetime of wrongs.”

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Under Rose-Tainted Skies // Great Mental Illness Representation {MIAW}.

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“See, anxiety doesn’t just stop. You can have nice moments, minutes where it shrinks, but it doesn’t leave. It lurks in the background like a shadow, like that important assignment you have to do but keep putting off or the dull ache that follows a three-day migraine. The best you can hope for is to contain it, make it as small as possible so it stops being intrusive.”

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When Dimple Met Rishi // A Sweet Indian Love Story

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“It was his damn fool heart. Ever optimistic, always looking for a sliver of sunshine in a sky clotted with thunderclouds.”

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