That is a question I’ve been getting a lot these past few months now. Are you really happy? I honestly think that question itself is so damn complex sometimes. I think about it long and hard now when someone asks me. Before the go to response was always yes. I wasn’t for a long time, but I didn’t want to bother people with my issues … Continue reading Are You Happy?
I’ve never liked the phrase, “When life gives you lemons make lemonade.” I understand the expression is supposed to encourage optimism to maybe let us look at the brighter side of things. However, sometimes life doesn’t give you lemons. Sometimes life hands you a pile of shit and I certainly don’t want to drink that. I know you want to say, “Well, Tony, plant a … Continue reading When It Rains It Pours
“Why don’t you stop being depressed?” “What do you have to be sad about?” These are common things I hear from people when they find out that I have depression. They think there is a certain thing that has happened to me that can be “fixed,” but there is a small problem with depression, sometimes it can’t be repaired. There isn’t a light switch in … Continue reading Facing My Depression