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Asking for Help

A couple years ago, my mom had to go out of town and my license had expired, so, before I could drive again, I needed to have it renewed. 564 more words

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Alone

It’s almost 4am and I’m alone. It’s always hard getting through the night and I often get no sleep. I’m always afraid to reach out, especially at this hour, because I know most people wouldn’t understand.  205 more words

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Shutting off

When I’m having really bad days, it’s hard to stay grounded and present in my life. It’s like I’m there, but not really. It troubles me that I have to be around people — my family, my friends, my students — and that I’m expected to be this person I don’t feel like being being.  140 more words

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Ohhh the mania....

On days like these I don’t mind experiencing hypomania.. I’m productive, tenacious, and vibrant. But it comes with it’s tolls. I’m irritable, excitable, and tongue-tied(able). Sometimes I think these days are the worst. 64 more words

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Sleep deprivation!?!?

I was going to post something inspiring and poignant, but I haven’t slept in two days. Yes, you read it correctly: Two. Days. I can barely function (yet, here I am writing a blog post, go figure).  239 more words

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Trying days..

It’s difficult dealing with bipolar disorder. However, not impossible. I wanted to share one of my favorite quotes: “In the darkest times, hope is something you give yourself. 29 more words

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B is for Bipolar -- An Introduction

Hi, there!

I’m B, and as I struggled to figure out what to write for the introduction of our blog, I remembered the very wise words of the most inspiring woman on Earth  753 more words

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