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Welcome to my blog.  The things I write here are a direct result of a diagnosis I was given earlier this week. This last Wednesday, I was diagnosed with Type 2 Bipolar Disorder. 168 more words


Exciting Things & Boring Things

I have posted over 500 posts and now have almost 400 followers. I don’t understand it but I’m excited someone wants to read what I am saying, So thank you! 140 more words



I often read, and also hear about from friends who are Bipolar sufferers, the list of medications they are on. Thankfully, my only med’s right now are for blood pressure, and pain medication when I really need it, the rest of my med’s are taking notice of myself and nature. 696 more words

May 29

7pm. Sitting, the smoke engulfing us pushed through fans blowing warm air at our little circle atop this bed.

722pm. Sideways thoughts from the other brain sent here. 40 more words


The Power of a Diagnosis

Initial Diagnosis

“Bipolar can make you unstable but you are still able. ¬†Never give up, never give in and you will find your peace again.” -G.E. 667 more words


I wish I wanted to do....




Guess I’ll take more Gabapentin and see if it helps.

Current Medication: Lamictal 200mg, Effexor XR 37.5mg (tapering), Seroquel XR 2400mg maybe, Gabapentin 2700mg so far (prescribed dose is 1200mg, sigh, desperation), Strattera 80mg, Caffeine Pill 1000mg maybe



It’s been almost two years since I wrote a blog post here. It seems both shorter and longer than that. I just re-read some of my posts and comments from the past and saw that in one comment I said I was just about to start with a new Psychiatrist. 1,012 more words