I struggle with depression. Whether I'm on top of the world or can't get myself out of bed, it'll always be a part of my life. Depression can come in waves; sometimes, it's a tsunami that overtakes my entire life, sometimes it's a little wave that sneaks its way into my thoughts.
It’s me... I’m the “happiest person”
Join the conversation with Hailey Nicole, a mental health advocate blogger. The current college athlete is joined by fellow athletes to share their mental health journies. Listen to hear the story of each featured current/former college athlete from all divisions and sports, and find empowerment to rethink suffering in silence.
When an athlete starts getting burned out, it’s time to take a step back. The athlete needs time to reevaluate their motives and find their love for the game again.
These are the dreaded periods of life where you’re not experiencing an episode of depression, something is just off. Slumps cause an immense feeling of uncertainty and distress because it is hard to pinpoint what is off. Everyone goes through slumps, yet no one exactly is sure of why or how to get out of … Continue reading When a Slump Gets the Best of You
By focusing on myself, my goal is to find my missing piece and find the mental happiness that I desire.
Every day is a battle A battle unseen by most An internal war A fight to grasp reality This is my unspoken truth The life I’ve been living inside my head The side I try to hide away What’s beneath the smile that hides the pain I’m obsessed with what people think of me … Continue reading My Unspoken Truth