Category: Suicidal Thoughts

The Emotional Journey Of A Senior Sales Director

The Emotional Journey Of A Senior Sales Director

For a period of time during my mid 30s, I have been suffering from a range of traumatic episodes in my life, including a difficult divorce which I filed in 2016 where I left my estate and a lot of finance to my ex-wife and had to restart from scratch again. The sheer emotional trauma and pressure across a difficult marriage, coupled with a difficult work situation, poor health (overweight), with a background of a unhappy childhood, and a constant feeling of “I’m not good enough” (i.e. low self esteem), had virtually made my life a melting point that could […]

People Pleaser Speaks Her Mind

People Pleaser Speaks Her Mind

For the longest time since childhood, I have been a people pleaser thinking that was the way to earn love. Being a people pleaser, I did what others expected me to do in order to get their approval and to be accepted. But it came to a point where I got tired and I started to give up on myself as I did not see my ‘sacrifices and actions’ being appreciated nor did I feel the love that I yearned for. I started hurting myself again and the thought of suicide came to me (I attempted suicide when I was […]

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