Sup guys and ladies (and pets??)

Discussion in 'Welcome' started by SentinelMG, Feb 8, 2011.

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  1. SentinelMG

    SentinelMG Active Member

    I just signed up here at SF. I'm a little surprised I did; I've been in a much better place lately than in the past. A little history:

    Last year was very rough for me, for no particular reason. I was constantly upset, frequently crying, and felt quite alone all of the time. It was a struggle to get up and do anything at all. Sometimes while trying to work, I would just sit still in silence for an hour without moving at all. While I'm not sure I ever seriously considered suicide, it was a topic I thought about a lot. I was eventually diagnosed with depression and put on medication, but even that didn't help at first--I don't think I really felt its effects for 6+ months.

    FORTUNATELY, I am finally happy again for the first time I can remember in years.

    So again, I'm not entirely sure why I joined. Maybe to show that things can get better. Maybe in case I ever fall back and need some support. But one way or another, I'm glad to be here! Also, I'm super-excited you have these :pokeball: :pokeball: cause they're great.

    --SMG
     
  2. WildCherry

    WildCherry Staff Member ADMIN

    Welcome to SF!! :)
     
  3. lurktheshadows

    lurktheshadows Well-Known Member

    :hugtackles: hi <3 welcome, feel free to PM me anytime ^_^ I'm really glad to hear you're doing better
     
  4. Animosity

    Animosity Forum & Chat Buddy

    Hello! Welcome to SF! I hope you find the support you're looking for! If you ever need a friend or someone to talk to dont hesitate to PM me! :hug:
     
  5. Ravenwing

    Ravenwing Well-Known Member

    Hi there and :welcome: to SF. It is good to have you here. Hearing positive stories can be a huge benefit to people. :sheep2:
     
  6. black orchid

    black orchid Well-Known Member

    Hiya & welcome to SF! :)
     
  7. Petal

    Petal SF dreamer Staff Alumni SF Supporter

    :welcome: to the forums~ :)
     
  8. Sadeyes

    Sadeyes Staff Alumni

    Welcome...and I am glad you are feeling better...hope it continues...welcome again, J
     
  9. Stranger1

    Stranger1 Forum Buddy & Antiquities Friend

    Welcome to the forums!!
     
  10. Viro

    Viro Well-Known Member

    Welcome!

    When I joined SF, I wasn't feeling that bad, either. Hopefully you will continue to feel better.
     
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