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Photo taken by contributor Carrie Hilgert, a photographer and portrait artist in her thirties from Northeast Kansas. After venturing into digital photography, she became interested in documenting her life with self portraits. 146 more words


This Is Your Battle Too

The speed of my speech, the details of my stories, and the depth of emotions I express as I share them does not mean I am crazy. 381 more words

Bipolar The Beautiful

Bipolar winds I feel blowing, my heart is beating and its snowing.

The weather is unstable like my disorder , though I’m able. 160 more words



Stretched to the limit
My back about to break
Stressed beyond all lifting
Pain’s too much to take

A lack of understanding
Sadness is what I feel… 94 more words


My Week

Monday is manic most people say
Others even think it’s traumatic unlike the rest of the days
I beg to differ as my days are different… 77 more words


How to Help
“You may feel frustrated around a person with bipolar disorder who is having a manic episode. The high energy level can be tiring or even frightening. 226 more words

Mental Illness

The 6 Thought Demons That Hijack My Brain

Round and round and round we go.  Where we stop, nobody knows.  I’m not even sure where that saying comes from, but it surely applies to my brain most of the time.   597 more words

Mental Illness