My lovely loyal readers, I would love you opinions on a few things. First, I'm considering moving any articles I've written about mental health on my writer blog over to this blog. And then turning that blog into a blog about freelance writing. This blog would have both informational articles & my experiences. What do… Continue reading Opinions?
I've never written a book review for my blog before. But after reading this book, I was compelled to write one on Ashley from Mental Health @ Home's book, Psych Meds Made Simple. Psych Meds Made Simple by Ashley L. Peterson Psych Meds Made Simple: How & Why They Do What They Do is a… Continue reading Book Review: Psych Meds Made Simple
I can smell that skunk-y smell on his skin. It was a smell I liked, a smell that I'd later associate with him. I still do. I'd later know that smell well, that smell of high grade marijuana. I tried buffalo wings for the first time with him. I hated the tangy taste that covered… Continue reading The Black Sheep/Ramblings
I wake up from apocalyptic dreams, my body twisted in the blankets. I'm not scared because this is the 5th end-of-the-world dream I've had since Christmas. Each dream plays out a different scenario. In one dream, we're in the middle of a nuclear war. In another dream, there's lava spilling onto streets. I've had anxiety… Continue reading Anxiety Dreaming
I need to get a kickstart on my writing career. This past year, after quitting my job at the gas station, I've endured fibro flares and complete lack of attention. Oh, and mood swings per usual. No thanks to the pain clinic, I'm back into the swing of things. Things are great mentally, not so… Continue reading In the Creativity Dumps
I've been stuck between a deep, deep grave of depression, unable to bring myself out of bed. Other days I'm brimming with energy that I can't do much with because my muscles ache, my bones twitch, and my feet burn. Now that I have insurance again, I decided to take my own advice. I'm getting… Continue reading Finally Took My Own Advice
One of my biggest inner struggles with bipolar disorder is fighting the urge to blame myself for every outside conflict with others. How the hell am I suppose to know whether my angry outburst was valid or if I was overreacting because my brain is at war? It stems from the overused phrases used all… Continue reading Placing Blame and Assigning Guilt