I Feel Pretty

I feel pretty Oh, so pretty I feel pretty and witty and bright! And I pity Any girl who isn't me tonight Every morning I get up well before everyone else in the house to take a shower. After the shower I trim my eyebrows and beard as needed, take my meds, brush my teeth, … Continue reading I Feel Pretty


I Wear Glasses

I wear glasses. All the time. Anyone can see them. Just look at my face. They’re right there, a beacon, a testimony, a monument broadcasting my inability to see without medical intervention. They are a part of me that shows weakness. Weakness? Glasses? That seems odd. I mean, lots of people wear glasses, right? And … Continue reading I Wear Glasses

Balance Part 2

Balance. That is important when managing bipolar. Balance is the key to recovery. Balance is the goal of recovery. Balance is what I strive for daily. Work/life balance is a tricky thing, especially when it comes to managing bipolar. Having racing thoughts is one of my most prevalent symptoms, both with hypomania/mania and with depression. … Continue reading Balance Part 2