FINALLY. Someone Explained Anxiety Perfectly For Those Who Don't Understand It.
Mental illness is a difficult thing to convey to those that have never experienced it. With physical illness you can point to a bruise, whereas with mental illness it is essentially invisible. Sure, there are signs, but those signs aren’t as clear or obvious as a bandage.
When you struggle with something like anxiety, those around you may struggle understanding your lack of control over the way you’re feeling. This sketch by artist Sophie Wright perfectly explains what having an anxiety disorder is like in only nine pictures.
Check out Sophie’s blog here.