Sometimes having a chronic illness means you can’t reach the goals you’d planned for, and you have to put them off for a while.
Lately I’ve been having problems writing, and it’s all related to how my brain is working – or not.
When I started this new web site, I personally resolved not to talk as much about mental health issues and to focus more on science … Read more
This week I read two extremely different books. Both gave me something to think about in terms of privilege and writing. This week I read … Read more
Lately I’ve been struggling with coming down from a bipolar high and dealing with all that comes along with that. I don’t even need to … Read more
Life is not going as planned as I continue to deal with the fallout from my high episode.
This week has been pretty tough. I don’t have a lot to say so instead will leave you with these quotes. “It doesn’t much matter … Read more
I’m used to dealing with deep bipolar lows. How do I manage an unexpectedly high phase?
When people talk about reducing the stigma around mental illness, they often liken it to having a broken leg – except it’s your mind that’s broken. But does this analogy really help?
Fall is coming. The geese form wiggly skeins of pointed v’s, honking over the sound of their rustling feathers as they fly low over our … Read more