So It’s Day One on the Antidepressant

Today was the first day on an antidepressant. Some observations on what I’ve gained, what I didn’t know I had been living without these past few years, living in denial about the fact that I was clinically depressed.

  • I noticed at the end of my work day that I was actually able to drive hard putting on finishing touches on a graphic design project under very high pressure—without really fizzing out. I only took one break
  • I didn’t know I’ve been living with impaired cognitive abilities, that of making creative connections and problem solving

As soon as I got off work, I Continue reading →