Mixed. Part Two.

"Have you done anything weird lately?" The answer is always yes. I can't remember a one-week span of time in my life where the answer to that question is no. And if I'm in a mixed episode, then all bets are off.

Mixed. Part One.

So this is how a mixed episode works: I basically exhibit symptoms of mania and depression at the same time. I have made the very bad (and tactless) joke in the past that "it means I'm suicidal but I'm really enthusiastic about it." This is inaccurate overall, but it is a catchy way to explain it to people who don't understand.

Mania. Part Two

"I just remember when they finally gave me the bipolar diagnosis, it was when I finally let them see... "it" come out." - January 29, 2017 I went home and cried the day my therapist told me, "I just don't think we can run from this diagnosis anymore." She had tried, very hard, to keep... Continue Reading →

Mania. Part One.

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing me that "being comfortable" was a terrible thing. Let's start near the end because the beginning is a bit of an amalgam of crazy decisions and I'll need you to understand a few things before I tell you all of that. And under no circumstances am... Continue Reading →

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