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My Mommy Life

I was perusing through Reader yesterday when I ran across a blog by three young adults about their individual struggles with BiPolar Disorder.  Their vulnerability and willingness to share about a disorder that has the potential to be so devastating to one’s life grabbed my heart.  167 more words


Transformed From All the Living I Have Lived

As I was washing my hands at the bathroom sink,

I glanced up and saw a nameless faceless image in the mirror.

Quickly I averted my eyes from the reflection staring back at me, 356 more words


So far, I have had 5 family members ask me to send them the link to this blog. Each time I have denied their request. “I don’t think I’m quite ready to share it yet. 385 more words



I have schizophrenia

I don’t know how many of you

Suffer the same fate

With t a schizo trait.

you have to test what is true… 53 more words

Self Love

I’ve been meaning to post but for some reason I was focusing on the daily prompt and the latest words haven’t related to me much. I feel like it has to be a word I would normally unlike… 305 more words

Bipolar Disorder

30 day writing challenge (redux):  Day 15: Bullet point your whole day:  Hangovers after 30 don’t suck if you don’t have them

When I did this last time, I spent the entire bullet pointed day hung over.  It was actually a pretty funny post, but in a way, mmm definitely showed me at the heights (depths) of my addiction/alcoholism.   1,245 more words

30 Day Writing Challenge

Beginning of another one?

The snow which had covered every inch of the abandoned lot outside my window has completely melted from the storm from earlier this week. That’s how depression comes and goes- a complete, gradual whiteout, then an equally gradual thawing, until the ground reveals itself like it never happened, like a lie. 165 more words