From Depression

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huffington post free hugsRead the full article by Jenine Durland here on the Huffington Post.

Excerpt:

With a great deal of bipolar disorder in my immediate family, I’ve watched depression’s dark tentacles wrap themselves around our hearts in the most insipid and life-altering ways. I’ve seen and felt the shame of mental illness as it rises up to challenge the American creed of one’s right to the pursuit of happiness.