In our latest magazine classic, explore the toll that depression can take on a career and life on the rise.
During the saddest winter of my life, Tuesday nights were the closest I ever got to happy.
It was late 1998, and I was living temporarily with my parents, depression slowly strangling my existence.
I’d graduated three years earlier and had been working as a journalist. But when I returned to the States after two years overseas, the life I’d known began slipping away.…