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. […]

Mental Illness and Intelligence

It’s commonly noted that many people who are mentally ill are often highly intelligent. In fact many believe the two to go hand in hand. But, is there a causal relationship between the two? From the many people I have talked to over the years who collectively fit into many of the facets of mental […]

The Lies Mania Tells

One of the foundations of my upbringing was honesty. In the end, your word and name are all you have I was told. ” don’t drag your good name through the grease and mud of misdeeds.” It was from this framework that I imagined what the power of lying can have over a person. Old […]

BPD and Traumatic Events

Typically, I have heard that BPD can be brought on and activated if the person experiences a situation that increases stress level to extreme heights. A traumatic event would be a prime example. So, I have been wondering if, once activated, BPD can be made worse through an additional traumatic event. The reason this currently […]

New Additions

As always, I wish to inform my readers. So, I continually update the links to informative articles and tables. It is my wish to showcase the artistic and creative side to BPD on the site. For this reason I have begun sharing some of my creative and non-fiction writing that at times does not pertain […]

The Vast Machine Part Deux

Our system, seeking equality over its minions, ripped the very individuality possessed by all away in a violent and invasive tactical barrage of marketing and advertising.  the Machine, demanding productivity in industry, has tamed the people’s minds into subservient consumer-producers.  Wealth is the ultimate motivator.  The arts and literature have taken a back seat to […]

The Vast Machine

Our minds are numb from the spotlights of Orwell’s dark prediction. Dreams of freedom drown in the blood of the slaughtered innocent. Our great peace becomes a never-ending war of rape and bloodshed, not of the body, but of the mind and spirit. They say war shall bring us peace, but the very war we […]