I really would like to get some input about what depression seems like to you.
I am free to admit that I am powerless over my addiction to depression. What does that mean? Does that mean that I have no control? No, that is not what I mean. In fact, my depression is all about control. I think that depression is “addiction to passivity.” I am wondering what others think about this.
Frankly, with either depression or addiction, I think that society does not get it. The dynamics of addiction has a lot to do with control and who has it. Unfortunately, the individual who is depressed or addicted does not have paid lobbyists in Washington DC. I recognize that any individual is unique that they are impacted by many influences. There is inherent complexity in each one of us. At the same time, I think I can say that depression and addiction have many of the same characteristics. I think I can also say that…
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