Since my sophomore year of college, I have been dealing with bipolar depression and mania. These symptoms and episodes have a way of becoming all-consuming. I've written 2 letters, one to mania and one to depression, to show just how these "friends" of mine have impacted me these past few years. Dear Mania, [...]
Is Suicide Advocacy Having a Significant Impact or is it Just “Trendy”?
With the popularity of the Netflix hit show "13 Reasons Why", viewers have been discussing suicide like never before. Some conversations have been focusing on what could have been done to prevent the character's tragic end. Should someone have seen the signs of a depressed high school girl struggling with mental illness and suicidal [...]
If you treated ‘physical’ illnesses the way you treat ‘mental’ ones… Is the joke funny now?
Tinder Nightmares: #Suits Version
Advice from Aziz Ansari gifs. Out of Context. Out of Creativity. Out of Control. ;)
1. Be direct. Be open. Discuss things or situations clearly with people. CLEARLY... no hidden messages... WITH CLARITY... YA HEAR? 2. In bad situations, consider alternatives?... okay... scratch this one... 3. WERK DEM CONNECTIONS, HONEY. WERK. #Drake 4. Treat yo'self. Self-explanatory... but, if you need help, go on Pinterest [like the dessert [...]
How I Passed the Time @UNCH… #Minions
Dancing and creating choreography for a bipolar-inspired dance. Being silly with new friends. 😉 Watching movies... and even the Superbowl... #Panthers ha Trying to get people to participate in recreational therapy i.e. DANCE WITH ME! Teaching myself how to play "House of the Rising Sun" on the keyboard. Talking to [...]
Wish List. #Disney
Hi, I’m Bipolar! You are…? #InsideOut
Inside Out. That is how I feel... as if my emotions are battling with each other for control over my mind... like joy, sadness, anger and disgust are all fighting for exclusive control... Well, I've had enough. I'm taking control, now. Bipolar will have to take a step BACK, because this is MY mind, [...]