The dark place. Short stories on mental health

The dark place. Short stories on mental health is a story about a college student who got herself into a bad company and how it was hard for her to get out of it.

“College is fun, glamorous! College is life and freedom! This is what I have in mind when I was about to go to my college. In school, I was pretty good with studies and yes, the extra-curricular activities.”

In the first year, I was very shy to open up and maintained a distance from “that kind of group” whom I thought might be a bad influence on me. And the second year I don’t know what and how, but I wanted to talk to them that kind of group”

The dark place. Short stories on mental health
The dark place. Short stories on mental health

The dark place. Short stories on mental health: How it started

I started to approach them. Talk to them and hang out with them. They all were addictive! I loved their company. And eventually, I tried drugs. Firstly, I was all curious and I thought it was a one-time thing.

I fell for it and couldn’t control my hunger for it. This has turned into a habit and I was dying to get it. Tried to seal money from home, and borrow money from friends this went all for 1 year when I finally gave up.

The dark place. Short stories on mental health: How it ended

After confessing at home and begging for help from my parents, they have had me consult a doctor and attend rehab. How hard it is to get attracted to something bad and how hard it is to get out of it. I was begging for help and I couldn’t get out of it.

After 7 months I was out of rehab completely clean. My family was always there are were willing to do anything to get me out of the mess I was myself. My mom the biggest support pillar, who always had belief in me. They got me out of this. I am grateful to have them.

The dark place. Short stories on mental health

This is a simple fiction story about how small things matters for Mental Health. How family comes to rescue us from being further drowning in depression.

In this series, I would write about more such fiction stories in which small elements would help the character into a better state of mind.

The dark place. Short stories on mental health
The dark place. Short stories on mental health

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You can read the other A2Z posts here:

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B – How do you feel the way you do

C – College is not always about Glamor

D – Rat race forced me into depression

E- Silence is equally hurting.

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K – The pressure of earning a little more, Me too. Short stories on mental health

L – I am alone. Short stories on mental health.

M – He went missing. Short stories on mental health

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P – Breakups hurt but you heal too! Short stories on mental health

Q – Pain of losing a child. Short stories on mental health

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S – Bullying haunts us a long way. Short stories on mental health

T – I saw my father hit my mom. Short stories on mental health

U – I miss you brother. Short stories on mental health

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