Depression and Mental Illness

Maybe depression isn't always a mental illness; maybe it's sometimes just a part of the normal human experience and a rich emotional life.

This page is a stub, created on 2020-04-07. Its contents are notes on the issues and angles I want to address about this topic.


We hear the word "depression", and we readily conclude we're talking about a mental illness or disease. While it may, in some cases, manifest as a pathology, I think that many times, it is just a natural part of human life and experience.

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