just gonna say this: if someone has social anxiety and they ask you something akin to ‘are you mad at me’ or ‘do you hate me’, it isn’t because they don’t trust you, it’s because their brain literally tells them that all the time
it’s not a personal slight, it’s insecurity caused by mental illness
Friends pls take note
I’ve been doing so well in terms of my social anxiety lately ☺️
How come every other organ in your body can get sick and you get sympathy, except your brain?
Reblogging the SHIT out of this.
my brain has too many tabs open
- me: i don't even care. i'm not going to talk about this anymore.
- me: and you know what else? [2000 word rant]
shout out to people with abusive mothers who have to deal with the world acting like every single mother’s love is so expansive and unconditional and tender when that is the opposite of what we experienced
And then she told herself, “Stop being so weak. Grow up and get over it.” and then she never felt anything again.