I know I'm on a list, probably not at the top, but definitely on the list. I used to make these lists back when it was visiting teaching. But now I know I'm on the Relief Society's list of women to reach out to. It's hard, mental illness has taken over so much of my life that I can't do half of the things I use to.
There is little doubt that pregnancy is one of the most astonishing phases in a woman's life. She undergoes a multitude of emotions and experiences a variety of things for the first time in her life. The bond of love that she starts developing with her child gives her immense happiness.
Despite my depression I have always thought of myself as an optimistic person, until the day my therapist told me to stop...
We walked down the streets of Temple Square. The lights sparked as they surrounded me. The cold biting my exposed cheeks. While standing in front of the temple my activity days leader handed me a shiny little golden box with a bow on top. All of us girls were so excited to see what could be wrapped in this beautiful present.
I did not serve an LDS mission. I wanted to, but didn't. I felt so strongly that I was to prepare for a mission. But as I went to hit the submit button for my papers I felt that I