Short Stories featuring Mental Health

Here are the top short stories, fanfiction, poetry, and posts about Mental Health on Commaful, including topics like "thoughts", "emotions", and more. Click here to sign up for more stories about Mental Health.

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facade

maybe, one day you will know that all the faces i wear are just facades.

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sad girl aesthetic

16+ (bad language) and TW! A spoken word poem on mental health and depression, and about being a teenager nowadays. Thank you for reading! <3

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brown girl

A poem about reclaiming identity, inspired by my own experiences as a Pakistani girl. :) Thank you for reading! <3

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fires with no floods

A poem about what I'm feeling these days, maybe some of you could relate. Take care guys, stay safe :) xx

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antisclxtrovert
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Conversations

internal dialogue

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things i wish weren't true

A quick free-write based on regrets and the future, thank you for reading :) <3

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The Kitchen Sink

Some nights are longer than others.

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Mental Health Collaboration

Welcome to a collaboration of 14 writers writing their own individual parts on what mental health means to them. I hope you enjoy and learn something from this collaboration.

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solar systems

Another poem inspired by a song, Halsey's 'Graveyard' and a true story. TW: abuse. Thank you for reading <3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPgaYeq9NvI

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a brief history of sanity

Another messy poem, a free-write, about recovery and learning to get through the pain. Thank you for reading <3

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walls up

My entry for Poetry Battles Round 5, based on the prompt: Fears, dreams and potential. A pallindrome poem, meaning to be read both ways. Thank you <3

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their work undone

"In this story, we are alive" A poem I wrote for my own birthday today, on the journey to finally living, no matter how hard the world kicks you down. Hope you guys have a great day! <3

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when the world ends i will be in front of the bathroom mirror

(TW) Sorry for the depressive mood and for posting twice, it's been one of those days. :/ <3

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seven goodbye notes in the wrong order

Idk why I am so excited by this poem but I AM OH MY. Thank you for reading, a love poem but in the wrong order. (Meant to be spoken word.) <3

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Do I?

When the day ends and your dreams call, for you are alone-Do you like what you see?

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breathe

A poem about clearing your head. Thank you for reading :) x

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genesis

oof i'm still alive 0.0

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another family member

A poem about how much society values hair as a symbol. Thank you! <3

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Yin To My Yang

Am I one? Or is she two?... A poem on multiple personalities, based on prompt: advantage.

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I remember the first time I gained five pounds

Beauty is (not) the absence of pain. It’s been a while since I’ve wrote about my eating disorder. I haven’t relapsed in three years but I came close this evening. But, instead, I wrote this. If anyone...

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