Tag Archives: Bipolar

Yesterday My Mental Computer Crashed….An Example of Bipolar Depression

Yesterday my brain was hacked by the wiring and chemistry that is  imbedded in my brain, and I could pay no ransom to a  hacker or call any help line to straighten out the problem.  I was completely disabled. I … Continue reading

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An Unasked Question Answered….A Surprising Gift From a Friend.

A friend’s guidance showed me my current purpose.  Purposes change over a lifetime. God sees the big picture of why we are here on earth, but we only see a chapter at a time as we amble through life.  I … Continue reading

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Tough Winter: Surprising Cause

I have not blogged in a long time.  Here is why. I usually have challenges during the winter months because of the darkness and rain.  This past year from December until May was particularly bad for me. I ended up … Continue reading

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HOLIDAYS ARE NOT ALWAYS WARM AND FUZZY

Holidays change over the years depending on age and circumstances.   I am a senior and Bipolar, and those two thing color my emotions and feelings of well-being. My extended family lives in TX, CO, AZ, and CA.  My kids, … Continue reading

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WHY I BLOG and WHAT MOTIVATES ME

I want to help bring mental illness out of the closet, into the open and into everyday conversations. I want to promote understanding that anyone can be effected, and that because of the stigmas attached to having mental problems we … Continue reading

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Losing Myself in Depression

The past two weeks have been full of depression, not a fun time.  I wish I could figure out why my chemistry goes haywire.  When the depression takes over I do not feel present.  I lose who I believe I … Continue reading

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When Bad Things Happen To Good People: Mass Depression…Where is Faith?

Last week I got the news that my granddaughter’s husband has Leukemia.  I am flat as a pancake right now.  Her husband is in his late twenties, a devoted husband, dad to a 3-year-old son and seven month old daughter. … Continue reading

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