My Depression Is ... In Remission

I guess that I am supposed to want to try to wean myself off of the Wellbutrin, to “gain independence from medication” and all that jazz. But quite frankly, I’m terrified that the depression will come back if we meddle with things, so I’m always relieved when she doesn’t suggest it. If it is still fixed, let’s not mess with the duct tape we used when it broke. You know? ...more
I loved how amazingly well you described depression as a disease. Kudos to you for your ...more

A Gift

Driving in the Momvan last night my daughter asked me if animals died like people die. This is a frequent conversation in our home lately, stemming from my rash of hospital stays and influx of relatives and friends helping to care for me and mine. ...more

I am sitting at my desk at work randomly selecting entries to read. This is the first entry I ...more