Category: DEPRESSION

Posts that focus on depression.

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What to do on a really tough day

Today is a tough day. It’s my mom’s birthday. She died two months ago. I am going to visit the cemetery and wish her Happy Birthday. I’ve been dreading this moment. I had so hoped she would make it to this day but I didn’t want her to […]

Psalm 34:18

How to walk on a tightrope without a net

Thank goodness I don’t ever have to try this. I don’t like heights anyway and I’m not that sure-footed either. Right now I do feel like I’m walking on a tightrope. I find myself trying to keep really busy just putting one foot squarely in front of each other […]

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When insomnia can be a good thing

I woke up in the wee hours of the morning and couldn’t get back to sleep. What I did next is important. But first I need to point out that insomnia is often a trigger and a symptom of depression. When I couldn’t get back sleep within about thirty minutes, I […]

bad hair and depression

How our hair affects our depression

 O.k., today’s post may seem silly. What does hair have to do with depression? Actually, more than you might know. The one constant over the years is my hair. It’s wild, unruly, and I have a lot of it. I’ve colored it for years but somewhere in these […]