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Waterfalls of the Freaky Kind

Last night as I readied myself for bed, all seemed calm in the Harwood household.  Craig & I tucked our daughter Avonlea into the top of our girls’ bunk bed.   499 more words

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The Time to Share Is Now

“I’m going to share my stories with the world. About bipolar. Personal stories,” I think to myself.

I am terrified. Honesty and vulnerability are incredibly hard things to do.  106 more words

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My Story Take Two

When I was young I was always a little different. I was an extremely shy and intelligent, good girl. I was sweet but crippled with social anxiety. 561 more words

The Importance of Regular Sleep

Bipolar disorder, commonly known as manic-depressive disorder, is highly influenced by the circadian system – the body’s internal clock – and a specific kind of psychotherapy may help decrease irregularities in the circadian system that can trigger key symptoms of bipolar disorder, according to a study presented today at the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) annual meeting. 580 more words

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Official Request: I Am Crazy, Film Project

Hi everyone, I’m currently working on a short film based on my earlier poem to help raise awareness for mental health. However, to do it, I would need other real life experience from people willing to share them. 103 more words

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How A Fridge Magnet Changed My Life

Do you own a book of quotes? Do you ever open it?

I’ve owned many of them over the years, and I have no idea what has happened to most of them. 532 more words

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I Shouldn't

I know I shouldn’t be  ordering books that are pro-eating disorder, or looking at thinspiration sites, or going back through old journals to see what I… 124 more words

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