Weeping Dolls

“Yes I am weird, weird is good. Normal is overrated.” ― Mad-D ‘M just a girl that has come to love the taste of sadness and the whispers of silence Without it,  is like loosing myself in the midst of voices I hate physical pain The ones intertwined around the corners of heart brings me…

Eulogies

“Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak knits up the o-er wrought heart and bids it break.” ― William Shakespeare, Macbeth A guest post by abassajayi I just saw you few minutes ago We smiled and promised to see each other again We hugged, shook hands Tears dropped from your eyes as you said good byeBrothers…

New Theme

Hello Everyone, I apologise for taking so much break from blogging. It happens sometimes- enough break to think all over again. As from this week I ‘d start posting , and I have decided to pick a theme- it’s been really helpful.  I ‘d be blogging about “Embracing Pain” . That is dealing with the…

Acceptance

 Photo by Schlegel Doyle “To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow – this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, Committed: A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage A beautiful  guest post by Wariebge Tina, read and enjoy 🙂 Another day, another life I wake up to…

REHAB & BLUES(R&B)

* Painting by Lora-Zombie. Rehabs& Blues by The Anonymous Cherif My heart carries a weight bigger than its own body My temples confine a cargo too heavy for its own neck My soul is broken I have never been so stricken My limbs feel like wood logs…wet wood logs I can feel my chest constricting…

What we keep in the Dark

Artwork: Kiss of Death (It can be found in the Poblenou Cemetery in Barcelona, Spain) “Life is for the living. Death is for the dead. Let life be like music. And death a note unsaid.” ― Langston Hughes, The Collected Poems I often wonder why people commit suicide when the thought of death is something…

Big Nose and A Skimpy Dress

Artwork by Aldo Jeffrey “The important thing isn’t what other people think you are; it’s who you are.” ― Shannon L. Alder This is a captivating post on Fashion & Depression by Funke Olotu..Read and Enjoy 😚 Talking about childhood insecurities Growing up I was not the noticeable one, I had serious issues with my hormones…

The Magic Cloak

Another beautiful guest post on Depression by “ibukunwrites” “There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.” – Laurel K. Hamilton, Mistral’s Kiss My name is Angie, Five years ago, I watched life seeped out of me I saw darkness during the day I lost…

My Journey through Bipolar Depression

Another beautiful guest post on Depression by Electra Rose Artwork-From The Forgotten, Women Depression theme, Deborah Cauchi, SAA Professional Members’ Galleries “Whenever you read a cancer booklet or website or whatever, they always list depression among the side effects of cancer. But, in fact, depression is not a side effect of cancer. Depression is a…

Stained by Voices

There’s something about the way she writes… read “Stained by Voices”, a short sentimental story about depression, mental illness and suicide…all in one by Adetutu. Artwork: Unknown    “Mental illness is like fighting a war where the enemy’s strategy is to convince you that the war isn’t actually happening” – unknown.  She was known as…