Snapping Back Into It

Sculpture by Uwe Henneken, Boros Collection (Berlin, Germany). Photo by Alicia Lutes.

Well, first thing’s first: it doesn’t. Not always. Not when you’ve been depressed for two years, medicating for a year of that, and just off a job that—for the last little bit of it—has really pushed you low. Like really low. Like down deep into the worst parts of yourself, triggering every worst reaction, childhood ritual, and mental malfunction you’ve ever had or known. And all of this goes double when you feel some sorta way about it, not wanting…



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