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Friday, January 31st, 2014 | Adversity, Depression

Runaway Depression Ramps

I love the mountains. Motoring up Allegheny slopes, humping Appalachian ridges, pitching camp in the Smokies—no other terrain so reliably restores my peace. I read somewhere that medieval travelers averted […]

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014 | Adversity, Depression

A Dream Tramples Depression

I always find it helpful to discover that someone of great attainment or laudable character, someone I’ve admired, has struggled with mental illness. It’s one thing to know they overcame […]

Saturday, January 18th, 2014 | Adversity, Depression

Shift Your Vision, Shape Your Reality

In his capacious book The Passion of the Western Mind, Richard Tarnas describes what he calls “a radical plasticity in the nature of reality.” What we see as reality, he […]

Friday, January 10th, 2014 | Adversity, Depression

A Friend to Yourself

In the third season of Deadwood, Joanie Stubbs, a kind-hearted character with a tragic past, finds herself slammed by a vicious depression. She tells her friend Charlie Utter, “If I […]

Monday, January 6th, 2014 | Adversity, Depression

The Snoop Doggy Fraud

Last Friday my wife and I took a walk through the neighborhood, and down to the campus of Eastern University. An overnight snowfall had blanketed all the lawns and streets […]

Friday, January 3rd, 2014 | Adversity, Depression

Auld Lang Syne and Busted Dreams

In Nick Hornby’s novel A Long Way Down, a character named JJ finds himself atop a London high-rise on New Year’s Eve, intending to “fly off that roof like fucking […]

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