Go ahead. Call me “dramatic”…

Go ahead. Call me “dramatic”…

I used to be very in control of my emotions. I was not hypersensitive or overly dramatic.   But, bipolar disorder has destroyed my ability to be on top of my emotions at all times.   The littlest of things, a small criticism or a minor comment, can make it feel like my friendship is [...]

To the professor that said I didn’t need meds,

To the professor that said I didn’t need meds,

Dear professor, I missed your class last Tuesday because I was in the Emergency Department for a Bipolar Disorder-related incident. You pulled me out of your class upon my return to talk to me because I appeared 'depressed'. I told you about my condition, but I did not anticipate your reaction. You started talking about [...]