Photographer Chronicles Struggle With Depression Through Enchanting Self-Portaits

Photographer Chronicles Struggle With Depression Through Enchanting Self-Portaits

“It’s hard to put the experience of depression into words — the anxiety, the shame, the fragility, the loneliness. Writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie described her experience in visceral terms: “My crying puzzles me, surprises me, because there is no cause. I open a book but the words form no meaning. Writing is impossible. My limbs are heavy, my brain is slow. Everything requires effort.” 

For those of us that aren’t critically acclaimed novelists, however, images can help express the convoluted emotions words cannot.”

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