It isn’t always about you.

I think most of us figure that when we're struggling with something, it's all about us, what we're experiencing and what we're supposed to learn from it, but that's not necessarily true. It might be that we are going through a struggle so that down the road we can be of help to someone else, … Continue reading It isn’t always about you.

Why do I call this blog “the gift of depression”?

You might wonder about this title. Remember, not all gifts are welcomed. Haven't you ever received a gift that you didn't want? Well, depression is one of those gifts. Seriously, can't we just send it back? I get it. But depression, while it's been unwelcomed and while I hope I never experience another episode, it … Continue reading Why do I call this blog “the gift of depression”?