Growing Up Depressed
About the Book
This collection of poetry depicts the feelings attached to the circumstances of depression, anxiety, addiction, and other mental health issues. Mackenzie wanted to reach both people who have gone through similar issues and who are familiar with these demons, as well as enlighten those who have been fortunate enough to never have experienced these feelings firsthand.
About the Author
Mackenzie has a deep appreciation and love for writing, reading, and music. Throughout her college basketball career, she struggled with mental health issues and substance abuse, and it has been her goal since recovering to help anyone else who has gone through similar things. The things she values most in life are her faith and relationship with God, her family, and her passion for art mediums.