NONE of us can count on immunity
when life kicks us down
© Madelyn Griffith-Haynie, CTP, CMC, ACT, MCC, SCAC
A Mental Health Awareness Month Post
Today, the first Thursday of October, is National Depression Screening Day.
I have written relatively little about my own struggles, and don’t intend to focus there. Nor do I consider myself a poet; I rarely share my amateur attempts. However, a brave post by writer Christoph Fischer touched me in a manner that an informational article would not have. I decided to risk pulling back the curtain on a bit of the struggle in my own life for just a moment, hoping that it will touch someone else in a similar manner and encourage them to reach out.
We are more alike under the skin than we realize. NONE of us are really alone.
Nethersides of Bell Jars
I have been…
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