Melissa Bernstein; Existential Anxiety & Depression to Radiant Light


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You may have heard of Melissa Bernstein, one half of the creative founders behind the toy company Melissa and Doug. What you probably didn't know is that Melissa is a life-long poet that turned to creativity when faced with existential depression and anxiety. Her new book Lifelines follows her through the steps that she took to create a little hope which she later describes turned into "radiant light." You don't want to miss this inspiring conversation between poets.
You can find out more about Melissa's journey, her new book, as well as her passion project Lifelines at
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