Showing Tag: "depression" (Show all posts)

What to do when...aka (deep breath, be brave, S).

Posted by Sherry Roit on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, In : Personal 



What do you do when you feel…well, you can’t even describe what you feel, not adequately. How can people help when it appears to them you don’t want their help, or can’t tell them how to help, or they don’t know what to do, regardless?

Sometimes help is simply about listening. Being. Platitudes may serve to stoke resentment and more depression, cause a person to think their feelings are dismissed, even when that isn’t the intention. They hurt, because out there, in the wide world, ...


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The Pits.

Posted by Sherry Roit on Wednesday, November 3, 2010, In : General 


My, I can be a moody bitch. This, of course, isn't a newsflash. Not for myself, anyway. It might be for you. It's been a wonderful Fall here, and certainly there have been some high points, but...

Well, first up: You writers out there, have you ever— after going through an endless lists of reasons why you're not writing— come to the conclusion that you're not writing, because you just don't want to any more? Maybe you done wrote all the words you ever felt like writing, and now...screw it?...
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Showing Tag: "depression" (Show all posts)

What to do when...aka (deep breath, be brave, S).

Posted by Sherry Roit on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, In : Personal 



What do you do when you feel…well, you can’t even describe what you feel, not adequately. How can people help when it appears to them you don’t want their help, or can’t tell them how to help, or they don’t know what to do, regardless?

Sometimes help is simply about listening. Being. Platitudes may serve to stoke resentment and more depression, cause a person to think their feelings are dismissed, even when that isn’t the intention. They hurt, because out there, in the wide world, ...


Continue reading ...
 

The Pits.

Posted by Sherry Roit on Wednesday, November 3, 2010, In : General 


My, I can be a moody bitch. This, of course, isn't a newsflash. Not for myself, anyway. It might be for you. It's been a wonderful Fall here, and certainly there have been some high points, but...

Well, first up: You writers out there, have you ever— after going through an endless lists of reasons why you're not writing— come to the conclusion that you're not writing, because you just don't want to any more? Maybe you done wrote all the words you ever felt like writing, and now...screw it?...
Continue reading ...
 
 

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