What I Like About Having Bipolar Disorder

Believe it or not, the whole superhero blessing/curse dilemma is a perfect analogy for those struggling with BPD and its many symptoms. So let’s explore the gifts Bipolar leaves you and try to understand why they really are gifts. An Emotional Rollercoaster, AKA The First Gift: Yes, from one moment to the next I ride […]

Mental Illness and Intelligence (continued)

After writing the initial post a reader pointed out that I didn’t seem finished with my thought. After reading their comments, I couldn’t help but agree. Even as I hit the PUBLISH button I felt wrong about it. I’ve always enjoyed writing because it gives me the rare opportunity to actually think before saying something. […]