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Poem

Silence of A Survivor

April 4, 2017 • Mona Sharma • 38 • New Delhi

Article

How I talked (and wrote) my way out of trouble

Growing up, I was a fairly stocky kid, peaking at a level that can be called “fat but short of obese”. Therefore, it was quite a shock, for my friends to see me wither away to an alarming 48 kilograms during my fourth year in college. I was 21 years old, clinically depressed and in the middle of a full-blown meltdown.

April 4, 2017 • Aditya Mani Jha • 28 • New Delhi

Article

My experience with depression

I am going to talk about this past year of my life, I am going to describe it as well as I can and I'm going to hope that it makes some difference to someone somewhere.

April 4, 2017 • Pavani Madhira • Hyderabad