New Directions from Old Wounds

Let’s talk about what it’s like to have a severe and chronic mental illness, and live as a male in a society which has until very recently put a premium on a variety of masculinity which is brutally inhumane and deeply unhealthy.

I have a severe and chronic mental illness. I was diagnosed with major depression in my teens. It turns out, after 30 years of attempting to battle depression and anxiety, the more…