Seasonal Affective Disorder in the Spring and Summer

We want to have it all. We want to do it all. We’re (sun)burnt out.

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Summer-onset seasonal affective disorder Cropped Photo by Chang Liu on Unsplash

In winter, we expect our moods to drop.

Summer-onset seasonal affective disorder

I’m seeing it in myself. I’m seeing it in my friends.

We want to have it all. We want to do it all. We’re (sun)burnt out.

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Burnout in the bathtub Photo by Naomi August on Unsplash

Do you feel like something’s gotta give?

Alright, we need to eat. We need to sleep. What can we cut?

What if the solution is bigger than personal prioritization?

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