A Thimble of Light
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A Thimble of Light

Did Meds Make Me Lose My Edge?

Elisabeth Moss in one of my favorite movies about depression, Queen of Earth.

When people ask me what it’s like to be on antidepressants, I tell them it’s like standing in front of a locked door. No matter how much you kick, pound, and yell, the door never opens and you cease to have access to that which is on the other side. No, you’re not suddenly an all-smiles game show host; you feel the full spectrum of emotion, but your fall is no longer precipitous, bottomless — your lows have a limit. And then you stand…

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Felicia C. Sullivan

Felicia C. Sullivan

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