This was originally posted February 26, 2010.

I deal with suicidal, unipolar depression and I take medication daily to treat it. Over the past seven years, I’ve had two episodes that were severe and during which I thought almost exclusively of suicide. I did not eat much and lost weight during…

As someone who has struggled with severe depression and suicidal thoughts since about the age of 12, I feel as though I need to share this with you.

I read it whenever I’m sitting on the edge of the cliff in my mind. It happens more than I’m comfortable admitting to myself and to you, but talking about it and sharing something this serious may help others like me feel not so alone. 

Thank you, Rob Delaney. <3