Starting this Sunday, there is a very unique project called the lines project.
What goes on is if you are depressed, down, ore if you are struggling with self injury, you draw a line a day on your left hand up until that Friday. If you know someone struggling with these issues, you draw a line a day on your right hand.
This is a great way to show support to those many people out there who struggle with depression, and to show that with a little bit of effort, they can be shown positive ways to cope and one day won’t have to feel like that pain is the only relief to their struggle.
Great read here. I’m going to do my best to keep people aware of how many people suffer from mental illness around the world from here on out.
It’s really tough for a lot of us to really reach out to folks who suffer from these altering illnesses and for those who have to watch loved ones suffer. I think it is time we get educated on this and let’s bring a whole new crop of people a new found hope that they wouldn’t find otherwise.