The darkness. The compulsion to die. I couldn’t shake the obsession… no matter what I did. I prayed. I read the Bible. I ate. I ate more. I got high. And tried to get higher each time I used. I got numb. I zoned out. For months, my prayers had been short and to the point: “HELP!” […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The following post was taken from our friends at DepressionBloggers. We thank them for offering insight into the issue of depression, which impacts so many sufferers of post-traumatic stress disorder. This morning reading the papers from across the world, I came to an article about how Jennifer Anniston, an American actress, talked about her experience […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The following post was borrowed from our friends at Depression’s Collateral Damage. Thank you, Bernadette and Amy for the insights. I happened on a column of the evangelist Billy Graham today, and I was heartened by his response to a parent who was asking for prayers for his daughter who was depressed and had even […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
By Shelly Beach I “met” Wanda Sanchez when she booked me to talk about my book The Silent Seduction of Self-Talk on her San Francisco radio show. I guess I did a good job because afterwards she booked me to do a series of shows on my caregiving books. We never talked, but why would […]Continue Reading... No Comments.