Tags » Mental Illness

Inside Out

Every emotion has its place. If I learned one thing from the new movie “Inside Out” then that’s what it is.

So I just saw the movie “Inside Out”! 424 more words

Bipolar

And then there was depression.

Do you ever pause for a moment
And think ‘how did I get here?’
It’s not necessarily a good or a bad place
Just another point in your finite timeline… 160 more words

Poetry

back to earth thoughts on lack of psychiatric services for the blind

I think it’s safe to say I’m back on the ground after my three week frantic rollercoaster about wanting to leave. Realizing what Friedman Place can’t offer me, and at this very moment isn’t offering people there who are struggling, was a hard cold reality check. 1,524 more words

Mental Illness

The Impossible Knife of Memory

Certain books stay with you long after you close the cover; these same books are almost impossible to put down when you are reading them.  And re-reading them, time after time.   502 more words

YA

It's Just Sleeping.

The following FICTIONAL story touches briefly on the topic of suicidal ideation. Suicide is not a favored topic but for people living with PTSD, it is a real and serious threat, especially in our First Responder communities. 2,205 more words

Writing

Bipolar Tech: NAMI AIR App Review

NAMI AIR took me by surprise. It’s a deceptively simple app that on closer inspection is very powerful. It provides anonymous support via phone or internet. 920 more words