Tag Archives: responsibility

Rabit holes and chemicals

And here we go again. I’m beginning to think that I’m headed into another downward spiral.  Of course that’s a nice way of saying, I’m getting depressed.  Again.  It’s odd, really.  Winter is my bad season, almost guaranteed to bring … Continue reading

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The choices you make

There are so many choices to be made.   From as simple as what’s for lunch to as significant as who am I going to spend the rest of my life with.  Some of these choices are no-brainers.  I want a … Continue reading

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What about me?

A lot has been written over the last year and a half about relationships; most commonly involving a bipolar partner.   Even though it was one of my earlier pieces, my article on deciding to stay or not remains the most … Continue reading

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The right approach

I can’t sleep. I’ve been up since 3:00am.  It’s not like I’m wired or anything, just all the recent events (See: Looking Forward) are rolling over and over in my brain.  I feel forced to take a good hard look … Continue reading

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Just like everybody else

I have bipolar disorder.  There’s not a single day that passes that is not influenced in some form or fashion by this illness.  My moods change, my energy levels fluctuate, and my behaviors are affected.  Yet in spite of how … Continue reading

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Responsibility

It’s not my fault.  It is my responsibility.  I didn’t do anything that caused me to be sick.  And yes, I’m sick.  I have a disease of the brain that affects me physically, mentally and emotionally.  It also affects those … Continue reading

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