The concept of the creative, troubled genius is not a new one. Many famous artists, from Hemingway to Poe, struggled with their mental health.
It's quite simple. I LOVE THIS BOOK. I read it in one night. The book provides insight into the struggle of finding the right medications for bipolar disorder through the creative usage of images and text. It took her FOUR YEARS to find the right meds. FOUR. YEARS. The author [...]
Well, when I was in a full-blown manic state, I saw an "adult" coloring book in Urban Outfitters and thought "why not?" I loved doing little art projects with ArtHeels in the UNC hospital in the pediatric waiting room... so... why not buy a pack of coloring pencils and a nice coloring book? [...]