East Coast Urban radio host, Thandolwethu, has opened up about her battle with depression.
Taking to the station’s website to share her battle with depression, Thandolwethu mentioned how she responds to people who do not understand how it is to live with depression with understanding and sometimes jealousy.
Understanding just how brutal depression can be, she explained to DRUMthat she feels a bit jealous to learn that the people who pass such comments have never gone through the struggle of being depressed.
“We are all ignorant about something in our lives until we are educated about it or directly affected by it. I get slightly jealousy of people like that because that person has never been so sad, they just see darkness. That they keep hearing a distant voice telling them to just end their lives.”
Thandolwethu explained her own struggle with depression and how it affected her