Weekly Wrap-up 12/4 – 12/10

My original plan was to spend my day editing and forgo my weekly wrap-up, but when I woke this morning I felt good and the need to write was there … Continue reading Weekly Wrap-up 12/4 – 12/10

Why the Mental Illness Community Should Share Their Story

Over the last three months, I have shared more about my life than ever imagined was possible. It has been the most therapeutic experience in my life. In the past … Continue reading Why the Mental Illness Community Should Share Their Story

My Mother Saved My Life

There has been one constant in my journey with Bipolar One disorder, and that is my mother. Since the day I was diagnosed she has been there for me fighting … Continue reading My Mother Saved My Life

Finding Happiness with a Mental Illness

I had an interesting conversation the other day with a very close family member. They basically told me they are just living life, doing what they have to until they … Continue reading Finding Happiness with a Mental Illness

A Start of a Ten Year​ Journey Reflection

A journey must start somewhere. This blog post is what I hope will be the opening chapter of my memoir. This is a very raw piece right now, so it … Continue reading A Start of a Ten Year​ Journey Reflection

Its the Little Things in Life

I have to learn to love the little things in life, like going for a walk on the beach. I never do that anymore. This will be my last blog … Continue reading Its the Little Things in Life