Four years ago was when I hit rock bottom. I was sexually assaulted and that experience broke me. I was drinking everyday not wanting to deal with life sober. I … Continue reading Why I’m Thankful for Hitting Rock Bottom
Having a mental illness is a lonely thing. Like most people, we want at least someone with whom we can talk. We want a friend to cry with, or even laugh … Continue reading Y’all Are Crazy, and That’s Okay
Christmas is about giving and bringing everyone together, in a crazy stressful world.
Eunoia. It was my blogs original name. It is what I called it and it was perfect. I feel that I have to emphasize my reason for writing. It started as … Continue reading Eunoia.
I have lived with a mental illness for most of my life so it’s kind of weird when things are going really well. Maybe I’m the only one but when … Continue reading When Things Are Good
Sunday I jetted from teaching a Wreath Making event to an early dinner with my spouse (The class was a success). I have never been to the eatery before alone, … Continue reading What’s Meant to Be
It’s been a bit since I have submitted a piece for publishing. Previously, I wanted what I submitted to be a great, awesome piece that touches the heart of millions. … Continue reading Maintaining a Positive Mindset
My Tips on Coping with Mental Illness At some point we find strategies to cope with the many issues that come along having a mental illness. I know being Bipolar … Continue reading Mental Health Coping Strategies
I am in the throes of a manic episode and I sat in the psychiatrist’s office this morning sharing with her how frustrated that I was. Two weeks ago, we … Continue reading Sorry, That Doesn’t Fit With my Schedule
Today I have spent some time reviewing the last month, the first month of 2018. I analyzed whether I have been honoring my resolution of being more positive. Alas, I … Continue reading Positivity