When the Mind Hurts

I wrote this piece last year during a time when my depression and anxiety was at its height.  I wanted to re-post it again today for a couple of reasons.  1) Raising awareness about mental illness is so important, and disabusing stereotype is key to better understanding.  2)  Winter has seemed interminably long this month, cold and wind has howled and rattled windows and doors and for many, like...
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