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Been posting on dkos since summer '07. This is a second, anonymous account where I can be completely honest about the crippling depression I've been in since July 2010. Divorced dad of a great kid living in Southern California.

DOB: 1964

Gender: male

Location: Los Angeles, CA, United States

Diaries published: 20 (137 days since last diary on Sat Jan 17, 2015 at 02:22 PM PST)

Comments posted: 207 (65 days since last comment on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 06:33 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 268

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Still here, still grateful, 37 comments, 36 recommends

People Following depressionkills: 9

depressionkills's Most Recent Diaries:

Just a quick update to let folks know that I'm doing really well. So many here were kind and generous to me in the Spring of 2012 when I was absolute rock bottom, and I've had my ups and downs ...
by depressionkills
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Jan 17, 2015 at 02:22 PM PST with 6 Recommends
I'm thinking of you guys and wanted to put up my hand and say that, with all the great support you gave me last year, I'm doing pretty well. I still have down periods, usually when work is slow, ...
by depressionkills
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Oct 03, 2013 at 05:59 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
I was telling someone the story of my emotional and financial collapse and resurrection (with support from you guys) last week, and I realized that I'm long overdue checking in with my tribe here. ...
by depressionkills
Comment Count 37 comments on Mon Apr 01, 2013 at 08:12 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Life continues to go well. Have a bit of work ebbing and flowing, hopefully more will come in soon but I'm doing well. I had some money come in in a lump sum which has helped me relax a lot. ...
by depressionkills
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Jul 15, 2012 at 10:18 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I had a really great visit to L.A. and have some work coming in, so I'm improving and owe you guys a huge, huge ton of gratitude. Hope you're all doing great too, just wanted to speak up and not ...
by depressionkills
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 10:19 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Hi all - Life has been looking up since my move. I'm doing way, way better. (Still some down days or hours, but they are way less intense and shorter-lived.) The good news is that I have found ...
by depressionkills
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jun 09, 2012 at 01:36 PM PDT with 8 Recommends

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