I Didn't Choose Depression, But I Can Choose Other Things
October is Depression Awareness Month, and there have been a lot of brave souls and bold posts out there on the internets. I myself am someone who is burdened with what my psychiatrist kindly calls "a biological tendency toward the dark side," and so I find the posts to be a good call to community. I also think these posts serve as a reminder to all of us that struggle and weakness is as much a part of life as joy. But even if that's true, depression is still very, very hard.
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