In conclusion, there's a few things to keep in mind about bipolar disorder. There are four basic types of bipolar disorder: bipolar 1 disorder - which is uncommon and very severe. bipolar 2 disorder - which is a lot more rampant. cyclothymic disorder (cyclothymia) - which is also not as common as bipolar one and two. other … Continue reading I’m Depressed, Not Broken (4)
About every person I've spoken to about bipolar disorder has asked me, "But how do you know when what episode is happening?" The answer to that isn't as simple as people would like to think. Most times we go into mental health with the mentality, "If you have a congested chest and a blocked nose … Continue reading I’m Depressed, Not Broken (3).
In my later years I came to find out that the mental illness I suffered from wasn't as bad as portrayed by the ignorant lot of the society. Also, between you and me, it isn't as bad as others (schizophrenia for example) and I didn't get the brunt of it in the beginning so I … Continue reading I’m Depressed, Not Broken (2).
"Someday I'll feel no pain, Someday I won't have a brain, They'll take away the part that hurts, And let the rest remain." That - that's a glimpse into the world of the depressed. It's a subject matter we don't often hear discussed for fear of shame or the consideration of an outlier. This has … Continue reading I’m Depressed, Not Broken (1).
While many people dream of becoming a better person than the previous year, only a few get to doing it. We all begin the year with resolutions that could potentially send chills down the fastest growing country's spine. Come year end, we're still right where we began, talking about what we want to do when … Continue reading Excuses Are Nothing More Than A Reason To Suck.
As far as life is concerned, growth has to happen. It’s one of those things that just happens, you know, like getting stuck in traffic when you’re late. As kids we all are asked what we would like to “BE” when we grow up. It starts all the way before primary starts. Then you get … Continue reading Growth: Do We Become Or Do?
Gone are the days when we'd stare at people's lips move as they spoke (the days are still here, we just don't look at lips). Come to think of it, how often do you make informal phone calls, you know, to your peeps? Do people even do this anymore? All I seem to hear is … Continue reading What Line After Online?