Closets Are For Clothes

I was 34 years old when I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. I had lived with bipolar symptoms for upwards of twenty years prior to my diagnosis, but stigma and a lack of access to healthcare prevented me from receiving an accurate diagnosis and starting on a path towards recovery. After my diagnosis it took … Continue reading Closets Are For Clothes

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18 Years Ago Today

18 years ago today I married the love of my life. When I say the love of my life I mean it. She is the only person that I have ever loved, and the only person I could ever imagine loving. We were kids when we got married. We were both 20. In fact, she … Continue reading 18 Years Ago Today

Words and Stuff

“I know words. I have the best words.” - Оранжевый Оверлорд I’ve always been a very intelligent person. I know, I know… People who like to talk about how smart they are generally are pretty stupid, especially if they mention their “high” IQ. IQ is a poor way to measure intelligence. There are many different … Continue reading Words and Stuff

It’s Complicated

It’s complicated. “It’s complicated” is a relationship status on Facebook. It is also an apt description of pretty much everything in life. Everything worth doing, anyway. It’s complicated. Relationships are complicated. They just are. In the words of the Dread Pirate Roberts, anyone who says different is selling something. Relationships follow a story arc. There … Continue reading It’s Complicated