Grandma

My paternal grandmother, who has been a complete vegetable for a year or so, finally died early yesterday morning. Everyone is very relieved. Surreally, I woke up yesterday morning to the following two text messages that had been delivered while I slept, the first...

Episode of depression

I am extremely lucky in that my depression is relatively mild. Most of the time I can keep it at bay using various techniques. But sometimes depression overcomes me, and I’m wondering whether I’m not becoming more susceptible to it as I get older. So...