The cliché of the depressed comedian — or is it? On being death positive

It’s a cliché, the depressed comedian. Isn’t it?

For four years now, I’ve been doing comedy, just whenever I can, on top of a career in anthropology and community service. But it’s become my one true love.

Partly because of it’s cathartic element: but that’s not the whole of it, far from it. I’m autistic and I…