Uh-Oh I’m Hypo. I went straight from a long depressive episode to hypomanic, three days ago I was sleeping fourteen hours a day and now I am not only sleeping less (I’ve been up since two), I feel good, I’m happy and I’m motivated. 154 more words
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I already knew I was getting a swingset for my sixth birthday—it would be impossible to hide a large box from a snoopy child, or surprise me with it erected in the backyard where I constantly tripped around, wrestling the dogs or plucking honeysuckle blooms to sip with my neighbor Colleen, our always-bare feet hard as hide. 1,052 more words
Change isn’t easy. It’s especially hard on someone who thrives on routine — that would be bipolar folks like me.
My life decided to line up a few of the most major changes someone can go through in one season: getting married, buying a house / moving, having a baby. 501 more words