2017 has been a shit of a year, not gonna lie. It’s been tough and I’m so glad it’s almost over. However, all the crap has taught me some valuable life lessons. Life lessons that I needed to learn and that, in retrospect, have made me grow as a person. So, with 5 days until Christmas, let’s take a look at what I’ve learnt this year.
I really wasn’t going to write this post, as I don’t want people to judge me or give me abuse. However, I have shared some of my mental health struggles with you all and I do want to be open about it, so here we go. If you are easily upset by such matters, then please don’t read this. I don’t want to trigger anyone else’s problems. This is just my story.
For all of you who think suicide is cowardly, be grateful you’ve never felt that it’s your only option for peace.
That’s what I tweeted a couple of hours ago and I mean it. Be grateful that you’ve never sat there and wondered which way would be the quickest or the most effective. Be grateful that even when there are some amazing things in your life, that you don’t have this pain inside you that you can’t explain. Be grateful that you want to live your life and grow old. Be grateful……