Today I pray for every person who secretly lives in pain

She asked me to show her what that feeling looked like.  “Can you picture it in your mind and if so would you be willing to draw it for me so I can have a better understanding of what that looks like for you?”  I could vividly see it, I just couldn’t find the words to verbalize what was going on inside of me.  I had stuffed so much for so long into the deepest darkest pit of my stomach and had no idea how to get it out without feeling it.

“Nobody realizes some people expend tremendous energy to be normal.” – Albert Camus

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

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