Life can get the better of us sometimes, and it often takes a pretty extreme situation to help us realize it's time to make a change.

Humans are creatures of habit; we sometimes need a different perspective or major situation to help us see our lives how they really are.

*Content Warning: this article contains mentions of suicide, substance use, and abuse*

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Schizophrenia is a giant mystery to those of us who don't suffer from it.

It causes great roadblocks and difficulty living a normal life for those of us who do. It is one of the most debilitating illnesses in the world and is responsible for a majority of cases of homelessness and unemployment.

But why is it so hard? Well, only people on the inside can really tell us why.

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