I recently started blogging for Manasija Mann Se, a mental health counselling service with ‘pay what you can’ model.
Sharing a snippet from one of the earlier chapters of my life:
I found a safe space, where I could be me, in a friend. He did not judge me. All he did was listen to me. He always assured me that all will be right one day. He didn’t have to say it aloud. All he did was to make me feel it. But it did not happen that day.
One day in 2015…
I was feeling very low. It had been years that it was over. But I could not get it out of my mind. From outside, it appeared that I had moved on but I was still stuck in the year 2012.
That day, the more I thought about it, the more I drowned into the ocean of darkness. I couldn’t believe that I was letting it all happen to myself again.
Like every time, I wanted him to listen to me. I was not seeking any solutions from him. Once I was done speaking my mind, he reacted. He used to give his opinion only when I asked him to but this was the first time he reacted.
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