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10,220 Days of Reflection: World Bipolar Day

I have been diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder for 10,220 days. 10,220 DAYS AGO Today is World Bipolar Day. I am a Chronically Awesome, Thriving Survivor of a mood disorder that I share with 10 million Americans. As someone with Bipolar Disorder, I cannot help but think of all that I have accomplished in spite of what[…]

Letting Go: Finding Peace

Letting Go, Finding Peace, By Jules Shapiro Just let go. Letting it go is getting it gone, getting it gone is getting peace.  When you are hanging on the edge of a cliff by your fingernails, jaw clenched, pebbles falling around you and dust falling into your eyes, there is a magical feeling of pressing your[…]

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Changes

Changes, by Barbie C. Changes David Bowie’s song, “Changes” relates to us all. As humans, we depend on constant. We depend on dependability. When all of a sudden within our comfort, something different happens in our routine or expectations of life. We become this cartoon character with hair up, arms, legs up and mouth wide[…]

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Bipolar Disorder – Wings of Wax

Wings of Wax – Bipolar Disorder by FibroSub This is my bipolar This is the curse of bipolar. Sometimes I long for my mania, other times I fear it. When I am manic, I can be full of energy, productive and bright. At the same time, I can be paranoid, sadistic and as vengeful as[…]

A Chronically Awesome Way to Start the Day

A Chronically Awesome Way To Start The Day by Alisha F. This morning I was reading a wonderful blog posted via chronicallyawesome.org that gave me a few helpful tips that would help me make my chronically ill life more #ChronicallyAwesome. Today I shall implement a few of them in a post that will help start my day right. 1.[…]

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It’s Not The Guilt, It’s The Shame

It’s Not The Guilt, It’s The Shame by Jules Shapiro originally posted 3/3/15 I remember the night that the boy in the torn jeans and ratty t-shirt told the girl in the suit jacket, tight skirt, and corset that he could not make her feel guilty. “No one can make you feel guilty, only you can[…]