ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

Depression and Writing

A story of fiction versus nonfiction

Photo by Laura Chouette on Unsplash

Throughout my life, I’ve carried an armload of depression. I attended baby ballet classes at six. Every step stung. I pushed through years of dance class convinced that even the lightest round of rehearsal induced horrible pain.

Elementary school left me weary despite the easy work. I drifted off in class into dark thoughts until…

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Lindsay Redifer

Lindsay Redifer

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Professional writer, enthusiastic reader, interesting person