i wish you the sunshine above the clouds

Battling depression was a fierce struggle and there are still days the war rages on.  Mine was a depression caused by exhaustion. An exhaustion wrought by the religious mindset that, having been forgiven once, I then needed to somehow prove I was worthy of the incredible mercy and grace bestowed on my life. Each day when I failed to be perfect I allowed guilt, shame, and self-loathing… Continue reading i wish you the sunshine above the clouds