Community·Posted on Dec 23, 2017Can You Represent Your Anxiety Visually?Hopefully your vulnerability will help others.by Syd RobinsonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Do you have an anxiety disorder (generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety, panic disorder, etc.)? CBS / Via studentnewsgrid.com Those are just to name a few. We want to hear from people with *all* anxiety disorders. Is there a way you feel like you could visually express your anxiety? Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF New Line Cinema / Via giphy.com Like, maybe you could draw some sort of representation of how it makes you feel? View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Maybe your anxiety affects your everyday life in a visible way, so you could take a picture of your super clean room (or super messy one). Yuri_arcurs / Getty Images Maybe you bite your nails really badly. Georgepeters / Getty Images Perhaps you have to go to the doctor because you have stomach issues as a side effect of your anxiety. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Or maybe your OCD caused you to hold onto an ex's shirt for years, although you were too afraid to ever wear it. Rsiel / Getty Images (This is my VERY specific and blatantly personal example. I have GAD and OCD.) So if you have an anxiety disorder, do you think you could draw a picture or take a picture of something that you feel represents your anxiety? Hopefully your vulnerability will help someone else. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com If so, please submit your visual representations in the dropbox below for a chance to be featured on BuzzFeed Community!