Who’s Heard of Burnout?

There’s a rumor going around (started by my therapist and substantiated by my friends and family) that I’m suffering from burnout.

Pish tosh, I said. Burnout is for people who have Big Important Jobs and work 60 hours a week, like doctors and social workers. It’s a mere run-of-the-mill bout of depression.

“Have you looked up what burnout is?” My therapist asked.

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