Lovely Anxiety is that feeling we all get, putting on a façade of being “okay” when we’re really not, even a little bit. It’s hard to push through and pretend like you’re happy when mental illness is like a knife in the face. However, mental illness often gives us a deeper appreciation and understanding of the important things in life. This graphic acknowledges our illness, and mocks it, gives it no power over us. We may feel exactly like that goofy yellow smiley face, being cut in half by our illnesses, but we will always persevere.