Let’s talk about it.
Last time someone didn’t, they struggled alone.
Last time you didn’t, someone was left alone to deal with their demons.
Mental illness, or as Jhilmil calls it ‘temporary altered state of mind’ is deeply rooted not just inside us, but also inside the intricate fabrication of our society. It’s hidden behind the very word ‘fine’.
But why hide it? Why not educate ourselves and the others? Why not be more than these labels?
Bhor wants you to talk. Openly. About yourself. About someone you love. About people who are suffering from mental illness alone.
Bhor wishes you hold hands with creativity and if possible inspire. We think it’s time.
Be Part Of Our Publication!
Write your story, draw your life, paint artwork and publish here, submit beautiful poems, and talk about your struggles with mental health.
- Sign in to Medium and make an account.
- Send us your interest at firstname.lastname@example.org
- We will add you as a writer to our publication.
- Write your post & send to Bhor.
- We will accept and publish here.
- Medium posts will be published on our website blog as well ( credit will be given to the writers)
You can submit artwork, non-fiction stories, poems, someone else’s stories with the theme of mental health.
Some Ideas- You can submit informative essay on mental health and even a journalistic piece will be welcomed. An interview of someone related to mental health, like a psychologists, therapists, psychiatrist.
No limit to the word count, however the editors may ask you to edit the pieces on the basis of the theme and display of the publication.
You don’t have be someone who is suffering, but can be inspired or be inspirational in nature. We encourage caregivers to come forward with their stories.
If you’d like anonymity and would like our editors to post, please send your work at email@example.com and we will do it for you respecting your anonymity!
Something About Bhor
Bhor setup by I and Jhilmil Breckenridge (who has done activism for mental health for more than 20 years), is based in a bustling capital of India. Where there are strong activism done in other states such as Pune, Goa and Maharashtra, Delhi still is a city that hides so many truth and voices under politics, social stigma, illiteracy and poverty.