I’ve been trying to write this post for two months now, with little success. Since my last post, I have had three manic episodes. That means I have been through three bouts of mania, three crashes, and three bouts of depression. It’s been tough going through this cycle of chaos, and if you don’t have […]Read More The Ups and Downs of Manic Episodes
I have started and deleted ideas for this post ten times in the last week. Until I was cruising my online support groups last night and saw a cry for help, this post was going to be about splitting. I hope this post will help everybody, and not just people with mental illnesses. A member […]Read More If the Storm passes you, just say Thank You!
I have been trying to find a way to explain the signs, symptoms, and real explanations of BPD and/or Bipolar Disorder. I didn’t really want to post memes or pictures, but some of them explain it better than any official documents on these illnesses. I found this first one and it explains a little about […]Read More Memes to help explain BPD or Bipolar Disorder
On January 23rd, I got an email from one of my online support communities. They invited me to submit my life story, and after thinking about it for a while, I got motivated to write it. But, on the other hand, as soon as I decided, I started feeling embarrassed and throwing insults at myself […]Read More My trip down the rabbit hole (short version)
Thanks for joining me! There is not a whole lot of information about people with the dual diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Bipolar Disorder. In six months of repeated research, I have only found three other people who struggle with the same illnesses that I do. I am also diagnosed with general anxiety, […]Read More The Journey Begins