Welcome to Melan-jolly

A space for those seeking to learn more about mental health;

A community free from stigma, prejudice, and judgement;

A haven for those experiencing mental health issues;

A source of respite for those who need it most.

Warning: The essence of this site is to recount mental health experiences with honesty. As a result, certain blog posts could trigger an adverse reaction. If you are upset by a post, I advise you to stop reading the material immediately and speak to your support system.

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Part 2: How My Journey with Depression Began as a 12-year old

What three words would you use to describe yourself? Rude, weird, and selfish. Those are the thoughts 12-year old Dhruv had. As children, we’re raised to believe that there are only two kinds of people in the world: good and bad. Not only are we strongly encouraged and rewarded for being “good”, but we’re equally […]

Part 1: Prelude

Let me be honest. If you’re looking for a blog that is oozing positivity, where I talk about the endless beauty of life and I pretend that everything is perfect, I can tell you now, look elsewhere. Granted, life is indeed filled with wonder and awe, but that’s not the full picture. Like life, this […]

About me (kinda)

(A picture of me trying to look cool) Hello, my name is Dhruv Tyagi! I am 19 years old, and I’m from Bangalore, India. The website I looked up for writing a good bio said to state some of my achievements so here goes:1. Successfully procrastinated creating a blog for over a year2. Holds a […]

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