Depression Pushed Me to Take More Risks

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Some of the most impulsive things I’ve done have been a product of my poor mental health. They’re also some of the best decisions I’ve made.

During the second half of 2018, I was in the deepest depression of my life. I had just moved to Atlanta, I had no friends nearby, I hated my apartment, and my mom had just passed away. My job was supposed to be the one good thing I had going for me, but…