YOU ARE NOT ALONE!!!
Yes, I start many projects and never finish them. Yes, I become obsessed about something and fixate on it for small increments at a time and then lose interest for weeks or even months. I have tried to learn numerous instruments, sure that I would be committed for a lifetime. I have become obsessed with […]
My affection for the words affect and effect has been affected by my lack of using them properly. Sorry. Cheers.
So few things shock people today. We have become desensitized to violence and the suffering of others. Don’t worry, this is not some Tipper Gore-esque attack on Today’s music, video games and movies. But, it does create an issue. So, the third gift Bipolar leaves you is actually gift 2b. Empathy works to better any […]
Stemming from Bipolar’s first gift of intuition and emotional extremes is the second and most important gift: empathy. And we got it in spades! People with BPD are often effected by the people we are surrounded by. Most importantly, the moods of others can shift our moods easily. If people were naturally born with antibodies […]
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 […]
Anyone that read the previous two posts could probably note the differences between the two.
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. […]