Mourning pets can even be a proxy for mourning humans.
It’s funny how humans see ourselves. We cut ourselves up into disconnected bits when, for example, we imagine that our bodies and minds are separate or disconnected. We lump ourselves together when we think that everything about ourselves begins with thought. That’s what we get for thinking—or at least, for limiting ourselves just to thinking.Continue reading “You are not your emotions”
Depression channels anger into a conflagration.
Depression suffocates the spirit, but the spirit can overcome.
On the longest night, a reflection about coming to terms with the dark spirit of depression.