Coping day by day, trying to keep the demons at bay.
I heard my thoughts said aloud by a guest on The Mental Illness Happy Hour. Feelings after mania, feelings in depression.
Having spent so long in depression, it's hard to tell if I'm just feeling better or if the pendulum is swinging too far the other way.
Lisa Sundstedt is a writer and comedian who shares her experiences with Bipolar Disorder on the Mental Illness Happy Hour.
It's not always easy to get help, but help is necessary. This is a short narrative about my road to getting treatment for bipolar disorder.
Mental Illness - It is what it is - Difficult to talk about AND to deal with. It's time for me to face the music and to try to re-enter my life, standing tall in acceptance, while feeling small and wishing it would all go away.