Ep 2: Laughing in the face of depression with comedian Jessica Holmes

On this episode Julie talks to Jessica Holmes, a Canadian comedian, actress and author who just released a new book called Depression the Comedy. It’s a very funny, honest and uplifting memoir that describes how Jessica eventually came to terms with, and learned to live alongside, clinical depression.

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Jessica is best known for her work on the Royal Canadian Air Farce – a comedy sketch show that used to be on CBC television. She has opened for Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen DeGeneres, Leslie Neilson and Russel Peters. Oh, and a former talk show host you may have heard of – Oprah Winfrey.

Jessica’s book: Depression the Comedy: A Tale of Perseverance

Connect with Jessica Holmes:

Jessica Holmes on Twitter
Jessica Holmes on Facebook
Jessica Holmes on Instagram

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