Being bipolar might suck a lot of the time but this time of year, for me, it’s pretty great! I have a t-shirt that I bought because it’s not just funny but quite true, that says “I hate being bipolar. It’s awesome!” As I have said before, I start going up in the fall, normally, … Continue reading Pedal to the Floor!
I am using my blog to vent today. I’m in a state of agitation after having to deal with a very frustrating individual. Writing keeps proving to be a much more effective tool, as well as a much healthier means of coping with frustration than beating my head against the wall, pulling my hair out … Continue reading Where is Your Head?
Welcome to my first Mental Monday! It’s a little break from life’s rigid expectations and routines, even rules, to just go, well, mental. Or share what makes me mental. Just all things mental. Today, I am going to tell you about one of the things that makes me the most mental of all. It is the … Continue reading Mental Monday, the Up and Down Way!
One of the worst parts of bipolar depression is the guilt. A heavy, very broad spectrum of guilt spanning everything from legitimate things one normally would feel badly about, to wildly illogical ones. A lot of the time you don’t even know what you’re feeling guilty about. You feel guilty about feeling depressed. Your … Continue reading We the Jury of your Neurotransmitters, Hippocampus and Synapses find you…GUILTY!