We glamorize depression

We do not help mental health patients in our culture; we shun them. And then, we put up pretty pictures of them to make ourselves feel better about it.

I recently started a YouTube channel and, of course, the haters are out in full force.

One comment in particular warrants deeper thought.

The person said, essentially:

New e-book: Healing from Depression

Your soul wilts when you do not water it. Cicero is quoted as saying that diseases of the soul are more dangerous and more numerous than those of the body. Depression is one such disease of the soul because depression whispers that you have no reason to exist. Without a reason to exist, it is very hard to find the motivation to keep doing so.