"; on April 16th everyone who self harms, is suicidal, depressed, has anxiety, is unhappy, going through a broken heart, just lost a loved one, etc. draw a semi colon on your wrist. A semicolon represents a sentence the author COULD HAVE ENDED BUT CHOSE NOT TO. The author is you and the sentence is your life."
i am participating, reflecting and just passing this along.
Are you currently trying other ways to handle things besides sh-ing? Such as therapy or keeping a journal. Maybe sharing your efforts will help her understand too.
Slik has a good idea too. Find articles you can relate to and share them with her. I've also found writing an open letter to help organize my thoughts. Then you can give or share it with her. Explain how important the friendship is but this is personal struggle and you need support.
I hope your friend is willing to listen. Stay strong!View Thread
I am doing well. And of course! I am happy to hear you are staying strong. Cuz you are! It's always best to have a support system and your bf sounds like a solid place to lean. Hope all is well!View Thread
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