There is no “before and after.” Antidepressants are not a life sentence, nor are they a miracle cure. I’m the one who’s been here all along, medicated and otherwise.
I hopped onto Amazon and started searching “vintage ’90s Crayola fashion model stencil,” ready to throw down my credit card in a heartbeat. I could already picture myself tracing those familiar models and drawing new outfits on them.
Once I fully understood the connection between my mental health and creativity, it changed my life.