Monday, August 15, 2011

Art is better than suicide!

My last post was about creating a zine all about collecting joy, and then today I felt so depressed that I couldn't get suicide out of my mind. Don't panic! As the title suggests, I created art about it instead. I feel much better, and maybe now I can get some sleep. Egads!


6 comments:

  1. OH Bill, my honey....
    I know depression can be such torture...At least my medication helps me at present......

    My son a few months ago was at rock bottom. His job had caught up with him and all the horrible sights and things he'd had to deal with.

    He had treatment for a couple of months or so, a wonderful psychiatrist who gave him exercises to work through, to change the way he thought about things and it worked for him.

    Mind you he'd had a different childhood!

    I am so glad your art helps to get it out of your system a bit.

    In your previous post, I think it's such a fantastic idea. if there's anything on my blog you think may be suitable, feel free to grab it.

    Love and Hugs
    June xxx

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  2. Hang in there, Bill. And please keep creating more fantastic art to share with us!

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  3. I'm so sorry when you feel that way! I wish I could help, happily you have a loving family and your art that help you to get out the bottom... Anyway, you can count on me!

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  4. I love the little doll in this. I might just have to make one.
    I'm sorry you are depressed. I am too. I'm so grateful God gave us art as a way out.

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  5. Yes, art is a MUCH better alternative! And we all need YOUR art to keep us happy!!

    Big HUG!!

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  6. Yes, art is the best medicine, Bill! Love viewing your blog ;)

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