How Do I Overcome My Feelings of Depression from My Lackluster Job?

Someone on Quora asked: How do I overcome my feelings of depression from only getting a tech support job while my friends all got good software jobs at reputed companies? I believe I’m not clinically depressed. I am an engineering graduate from a tier-3 college in India. There were few placements at my college and … Read more

What’s the Worst Emotion a Person Can Feel?

Ego.  Ego makes someone think that they are the best at absolutely everything, giving complete disregard to humanity.  It completely disconnects a person from the world. Second would be depression.  Depression makes the brightest days seem hopeless and usually causes a person to spin into a downward spiral where they get stuck.  Getting stuck is … Read more

Quora’s Overachievers Are Making Me Depressed. Am I a Loser?

No. You aren’t a loser. You’re cool. Kind of like rice krispies. They snap, crackle AND pop. That’s pretty awesome. For something so simple to be able to do three distinct things, all while submerged in milk. Want to know what I can do while submerged in milk? Drown. Is that cool? Nope. Not cool … Read more

What Things in Life Are Better Understood Through Experience?

On Quora, someone asked: “What things are very difficult to grasp when just reading about it? For example, as a male, I cannot fully understood how it feels to be pregnant or give birth. Reading about it seems a terribly inadequate substitute. There are also some aspects of the human condition such as heartbreak and … Read more

What I Did to Help My Depression

I know how you feel. I once felt the same way. There was a time where I thought, “My depression is scaring people, especially myself.” I didn’t know what to do. Everyday was exactly the same. I was miserable. I hated myself. Sometimes, I even wished that tomorrow would never come. I hid in my bed, under the … Read more