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The Dark Side of a Beautiful Mind: The Link Between Creativity and Mental Illness

The Dark Side of a Beautiful Mind: The Link Between Creativity and Mental Illness

Everybody has heard of the stereotypical ‘tortured genius’; the musician, artist, or writer whose own dark thoughts and feelings fuels the creativity behind their work. The poet Sylvia Plath, the…

When Art, Humour and Mental Health Combine

When Art, Humour and Mental Health Combine

It can be incredibly difficult to adequately describe how it feels to have a mental illness. The use of art can be a fantastic tool to help convey those feelings…