• Health

    Cleaning Out The Cobwebs

    I don’t really talk about the details of my mental illness here a lot. When I do mention it, it’s kind of in an oblique way. But tonight I’m going to talk about some really personal things. I have bipolar…

  • Clean/Purge,  Health

    Hypo-Brain

    I’m pretty sure I’m in the middle of a hypomanic thing right now. The last few nights time has really gotten away from me, I’ve stayed up way too late, slept way too late, and have been happily cleaning and…

  • Health

    Good News!

    After finding out about my additional diagnosis, I spent the next 24 hours or so wracked by intense anxiety. I’m honestly not sure if that was what brought it on or not, but it was rough. I wanted to do…

  • Health

    Mental Health

    So on Wednesday, Dept. of Mental Health called me up and asked me to come in on Friday for an evaluation. I wasn’t totally thrilled about this, but whatever… I’d get through it. On Thursday night I discovered that DMH…

  • About Me & This Blog

    I struggle with mental illness. I’m Bipolar, plus a hefty dose of its accompanying depression. I’m fully med-compliant, and I recently did a year of therapy; my therapist was amazing. I have 2 betta fish, 5 aquatic snails, some shrimp,…