Overwhelming Sadness and then Hope

Overwhelming Sadness and then Hope

Two years ago my best friend was killed in a car accident.  He wasn’t just my best friend…he could have possibly been my soul mate.  And I haven’t accepted his death, so my head is still stuck in 2013 rather than 2015.  I was in too much shock to take it all in and now…

Girl sitting on the floor with chatting with a HopeCoach.

My Night Started With Cutting

I started my night by cutting. The hallucinations in my head were taking over any thought I could possibly have of getting out of this situation alive. All I could hear were voices telling me to give up, about anger and hatred and constant ideas of death and suicide. I have been through hell since…

I chatted with Emily, a HopeCoach, and she was so helpful.

My Social Fear

I am thirteen. I had a little group of friends. My family was united. I had an awesome life until my parents’ divorce when I was nine. After that, everything went down. I started becoming more and more afraid of meeting new people or even old friends. I was afraid of even making eye contact…

Pain Inside I Couldn't Deal With

Pain Inside I Couldn’t Deal With

It started right before entering my senior year in high school. I was tired. Tired of people. Tired of my overbearing parents. Tired of sharing everything with my twin. Tired of life. I attempted suicide when I was at the tender age of 16. I totaled my car by hitting a pole at a whopping…

girl with tattoo

Inspired To Do What My Heart Wants

Overprotective parents. 22 and living with parents. Don’t get to go out. Don’t get to meet the love of my life. Pressurized to be the best in studies and not caring about my dreams. I stopped self cutting 3 years ago. Started today because of fight with boyfriend. It was pretty bad. Then I thought…

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