There once was a painter who was tormented by his emotions. For days he would spend all day in bed, locked away from the world. His neighbors misunderstood him. He couldn't even sell his paintings for a glass of cheap wine. He died alone, never realizing that he would be known as one of the … Continue reading Vincent
I knew exactly where I was when I saw the news. A plane hit the World Trade Center. At first I thought some horrible accident had happened. Then the second plane hit. I knew. I woke my dad up to the news. Then got dressed and went to the Army recruiter to try and get … Continue reading Remembering 9/11
It seems that all I do is survive anymore. I survive another year. I survive another Christmas. I’ll be honest, survival is not enough.
Overview Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. Also called major depressive disorder or clinical depression, it affects how you feel, think and behave and can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems. You may have trouble doing normal day-to-day activities, and sometimes you … Continue reading What is Depression?