There was a lot of interesting imagery in the article. Since I had time, my usual methods is to just draw and draw and then pick and chose from those drawings and build upon it further. I am posting about 2/3rds of the sketches I did (most of which the art director didn't see) just to show process and thinking.
"Winston Churchill called it his Black Dog..."
"I've called it the Black Horrors and have been known to lie in bed, curtains drawn, waiting fo the storm clouds to pass."