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One step at a time Mama

Here I am, Again

Ready to stand up

 reclaim what was once mine

You see,

I fell quite hard

on times and mind

I was rolling high, swinging straight… 114 more words


The Symptoms

Thursday, 21 November 2016


Dear Diary,

In the past 21 years of life, there is nothing I wanted more than a healthy and happy life.  380 more words

Mental Health

The Deepest, Darkest

I am that girl standing by herself today, the one with the vacant stare into the dark morning, the one you walk past but would possibly worry about afterwards, wondering if I had completed the task I appeared to be processing in my mind. 228 more words

My time recovering in the Acute Day Treatment Unit

(my art therapy)

As I have previously written, in 2014, I suffered from a very acute period of mental illness- a manic bipolar episode. I had to stay in hospital for 3 months before I began my recovery process at home. 667 more words

Mental Health

The Mental Health Care Shortage and the Loss of Obamacare

Have you ever tried being bipolar in the South? Attitudes toward mental illness have progressed well in the big cities, but you don’t have to drive far to find folks who still think it’s an excuse, or a flaw of character, or just something to get over or pray away. 969 more words


Thoughts While Waiting on a Sims4 Update

What if I don’t get the job? What if I don’t get the job I want? What if I get offers from the two jobs I do want? 392 more words

Bipolar Disorder

New Book is Coming Soon!

Just wanted to let you know I have been working on a memoir called “Bipolar Disorder, My Biggest Competitor.”  The day is getting closer, but I still have lots of work to do.  59 more words