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Depression, Mania, and The Voice

Apparently, when I’m abysmally depressed, I’m susceptible to obsessing about suicide for one reason or another. In some cases, the feelings I have contain little or no warrant is there for me to feel that way. 207 more words


ultra challenge

Training for any race has its difficulties.

It is usually the distance of an ultra-marathon that first Impresses someone.

“Wow, you’re gonna run 100km! In one day!” 1,088 more words

A bicycle called life

I wish life came with a handbook on how to live it. Nothing fancy or even nitty-gritty, just the basics. My particular handbook equipped with an addendum, that gave a little heads up on how to live it with bipolar. 458 more words

My Life, or, a tragedy presented in multiple parts via the medium of whinging.


I think about my life and feel sick to my stomach. No job, no grad school, no Oaxaca … don’t get me wrong, I’m so grateful for my apartment and my cats and my family and friends, but I’m so scared when I think about what my life is going to look like. 451 more words

Solutions Are Where It's At

Twice a month, I meet with a group of 25-35 individuals looking for support, advise, and community with others who have a mental illness such as themselves. 112 more words


It's Not Your Fault (A Family's Guilt)

I wasn’t sure if after my first post that I would keep up with this but this actually seems like the best form of therapy that I have had in quite a while. 1,343 more words

Bipolar Disorder