As Summer Rolls into Fall Everyone Has A Chance to “Start Again”
“I spent this night shivering and laughing under a clear, cold sky full of stars with people I love just to witness something beautiful. We mooned the moon and laughed ourselves hoarse, and I’m so incredibly grateful for every silly second.”
She added: “I came to a realization this year that I feel compelled to share here, for whomsoever may need it: Avoiding fear, sadness or anger is not the same thing as being happy. I live my sadness every day, but I don’t resent it anymore. Instead, I do it now so that the wonderful moments of joy I do find are not in order to forget, but to inhabit and enjoy for their own sake. It’s not easy. In fact, I’d say it takes much more effort to consciously do than it does to just stay sad, but with all my heart, I cannot tell you how worth it it is. Zelda Williams has entered and come out the other side of the abyss that is depression, and survived.
“And for those suffering from depression, I know how dark and endless that tunnel can feel, but if happiness seems impossible to find, please hold on to the possibility of hope, faint though it may be. Because I promise you, there are enough nights under the same yellow moon for all of us to share, no matter how or when you find your way there.
On Average 3,000 people daily around the world feel that all is lost and can not see any light in the darkness that surrounds them. That equates to one person every thirty seconds.
The loss of a loved one through suicide causes shockwaves and ripples that shatter and severely debilitate the lives of friends and family FOREVER.
We need to let people know that there is support and even though tough times seem like they’re never going to end, they will.
Here is a link for Support