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Just Keep Moving

A couple of years back I was told by a psychiatrist that I had a psychological disorder, specifically Bipolar Type II. It is a quirk of the mind which—and these are oversimplified explanations—drives an individual into either states of highly elevated energy levels even so far into lessening his need to sleep, yet on the flip side plunges the person into episodes of depression. 912 more words

Scribblings: Craziness by the Word

You could plot it on a graph—the number of pages of writing increases exponentially when I’m hypomanic. I have decades of notebooks from which I could graph my moods, especially the bad episodes. 494 more words

Musings

Sweet Nothings - Part 2

​My heart is in my throat and I feel like another intake of air is going to kill me right away. I feeling so intensely that I feel numb. 399 more words

Is the whole world going mad?

It seems that the world has gone manic-depressive, or, as they prefer to say nowadays, bipolar.

I’m reminded of an old Cold War song by Jeremy Taylor… 1,591 more words

Society

A Hero like me

I need a Hero somebody like me at my best

I need a Hero somebody with all of my goodness none of my weakness.

I need a Hero somebody who is stable who has their stuff together. 71 more words

Impertinent 

Trace the lining of the wall you’ve been longing
to jump past like Superman, lick the sides, the edges,
the whole texture and taste it curdle the insides of your… 251 more words

Impeccable Poems

Untangling Comorbid Bipolar Disorder and ADHD

If you’ve read some of my posts, you know that I am diagnosed with both bipolar disorder and ADHD, and it’s no sudden revelation that the symptoms of the two overlap. 886 more words

ADHD