Does depression enhance creativity?Depression and anxiety are the common mental disorders faced by many people in the fast running world. Generally, the people who suffer from such mental illness try different methods to handle their depression. One such method to eliminate depression is doing creative stuff such as composing music, painting, writing poems, framing short stories, etc. Depression is always interpreted in a negative shade and some people who suffer from depression even have an adverse effect on their creativity and never involve into any creative works when depressed.
Does depression enhance creativity or destroy creativity? Is there any link between depression and creativity?
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