Depressive realism | Curio

Depressive realism

25 mins | Jan 26, 2020

We keep chasing happiness, but true clarity comes from depression. What if, the next time you’re faced with the looming feelings of depression, instead of running away from them, you sit with them? Philosopher and psychoanalyst Julia Reshe, writing in Aeon magazine, explains how true clarity is more likely found in depression than in happiness.

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From Aeon magazine