At War With Depression: When it Took my Friend and Won the Battle

The thing about depression is that it feels like such a selfish thing to have. You fail to notice anything but the heavy weight on your shoulders. I never noticed my friend was being bullied. It came as a surprising blow when he chose to die. It was all a downward spiral from there: A comfortable relationship, a crush on a girl and the realization that if I wanted to be with her I would have to leave my family.

Why at 25, I’m Not in a Hurry to Come Out

Yeah, I’m 25 years old. Let’s just get that out of the way and let me explain why at 25 I’m still not out of the closet. I feel so old to be doing this now, like I wasted so much time. I just wish that I could go back to being thirteen and do … Continue reading Why at 25, I’m Not in a Hurry to Come Out