This Bipolar Life: Remind me. Please.

I've never thought of myself as someone who would need a small sapling worth of post-its just to keep me organized. I have a paper organizer. I have a fancy-dancy digital organizer. I have my phone calendar and notes. Hell, I even have a "sticky notes" app on my laptop. Why so many? Because I … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Remind me. Please.

This Bipolar Life: News Update 8/4/19

Here is the latest and greatest news about bipolar disorder throughout the world. Of course this is not exhaustive but it's a nice wrap up of a few important articles. I hope you enjoy the post and feel free to ask me questions in comments or via email. The Unacknowledged Prejudice Against People Living With … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: News Update 8/4/19

This Bipolar Life: Numb

I’m not really sure what to write sometimes. I wish I had profound things to pass along but the reality that I’m just one person and I’m not even particularly witty hits me pretty hard on occasion. See, before the onset of my bipolar I was a wreck but had my good moments. Once we … Continue reading This Bipolar Life: Numb

Marijuana and Bipolar Disorder

Hello my bipolar friends, followers, and fans. Today we're going to talk about a controversial topic in the treatment of bipolar disorder: Marijuana aka Weed/Cannabis or CBD and its effect on the body and mind while dealing with the condition. Fortunately for me I have been able to try several different kinds of variants and … Continue reading Marijuana and Bipolar Disorder

Giving Up Control

I recently had a conversation with someone about my need to control practically everything in my life: my relationships, other folks’ relationships with each other, with me and more. Needless to say I pushed back and denied this trait. Unfortunately after several examples I had to admit there was some (and maybe more than some) … Continue reading Giving Up Control