Let’s face it, like it or not, living with bipolar disorder (or any mental illness) is a battle. You are at war, and the enemy is unyielding. The situation is not hopeless. Read more.
Last year was a bit of a roller coaster. I left a good-paying job I'd had for several years and decided to try blogging and freelancing for a while. Leaving the job was also a matter of principle, but that's a story for another post. The year started great. I spent an abundance of time … Continue reading It’s Okay to Start Over Again
The secret to being a successful blogger is to be always writing things that can benefit others. A good blogger should see a problem and then show you how to fix it. I wish I was that blogger. Anxiety has slowly been taking over my life to the point that now it has nearly crippled … Continue reading When Anxiety Stops Everything
Let's get real for a moment. Living with bipolar disorder sucks. There's no way to sugarcoat that fact. Occasionally there are positive aspects, like the manic days when you're able to spring clean your whole house, but for the most part, every single day with the disease sucks. Surviving bipolar is a constant struggle. I'm not … Continue reading 11 Things: The Truth About Surviving Bipolar Disorder
Fear. It's something we all live with, whether we have bipolar disorder or not. Since it's been on my mind quite a bit lately, I decided to dedicate this week's Bipolar Musings post to that subject. This post will not only look at fear but some positive quotes that can help you overcome fear and be … Continue reading Bipolar Musings: Conquer Fear by Learning to be Strong on the Darkest Days