Hypomaniac, Insomniac Dreams

You're in the next room sleeping and I'm shouting out a song for you I shouldn't wake you over the furnace, but I should swear to someone you'd have loved every note So dream a good one tonight I'll listen to the bad ones when they come Get up in my ear 'till I hear… Continue reading Hypomaniac, Insomniac Dreams

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The Light of Bipolar Disorder: Creativity

This is my first published piece outside of ghostwriting blog posts and my blog. I can only post so much of it, so I hope you finish reading it on the website, Resources to Recovery! I also want you to check out the three wonderful ladies that let me interview them for this piece &… Continue reading The Light of Bipolar Disorder: Creativity

Incessant Ramblings and My Thoughts on Conformity

There’s always been this fear of failure that’s hung over me most of my life. Or has it been a fear of success? The only thing I’m sure of is that something is holding me back. It paralyzes me. A bowling ball is dropped on my chest and the room starts to shrink. It makes… Continue reading Incessant Ramblings and My Thoughts on Conformity

Confessional #3: Obstacles and Hope

What those of us with a mental illness never discuss is the constant obstacles we’ve grown accustomed to jumping. With every goal in life and each step we take towards those goals, those of us with mental illness have enormous hurdles. Some days, we have more hurdles than those who are of healthy mind and… Continue reading Confessional #3: Obstacles and Hope

What You Need to Know About Mental Health at Work

There is an enormous amount of pressure on those of us with mental health disorders. Pressure we have to deal with on a daily basis. There is the medication and the everyday fight for normalcy. To add to the stress, there is dealing with mental illness in the work place. It’s a harsh reality for… Continue reading What You Need to Know About Mental Health at Work