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I don't think this is healthy long-term behavior.
However, many of us did everything we could to escape from the pain. Alcohol, drugs, sleep, exercise, self-harm; whatever escape we could find.
Do what you need to do in order to survive, but eventually you'll have to face reality and get through everything. Eventually.
There is help, however. IC (Individual Counseling), short term antidepressant use, friends, SI, etc.
Please remember that your alter ego is an extension of yourself, and you are ultimately responsible for all the actions that are taken, under either identity. And the legal, moral, and ethical consequences.