For me, I think it’s that most people don’t know. It’s invisible to them and if they don’t experience it themselves they can’t possibly know what it’s like. I believe the people in my life want to understand and when they say the things they do it’s out of love, compassion and hope it may help me.

Newspaper reporter in Eastern Iowa. The views expressed are mine alone.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store