It’s been a while again…. I haven’t sat down to write anything public in quite some time. I’m a bit nervous – typical, right? I guess it’s hard to really explain my hiatus. Maybe future posts willRead More
My name is Keven. For as long as I can remember, I've struggled with anxiety and depression. As a child, I was terrified to go to school. I was painfully shy, and had a hard time making friends. Throughout highschool, I battled a mixture of anxious days, and depressed days. A constant teeter totter of highs and lows. Then, when I went to college, it peaked. I've taken many medications, I've tried therapy, meditation, you name it. In battling my anxiety, there were days I felt so alone. And there are still some. But I'm here, writing this blog, to take a stand against mental illness, and the stigmas that plague the people who face it. I'm here to talk about mental illness openly. Because while it's scary, it shouldn't be scary to talk about. I'm here to change the way we view mental illness.