pink

POEM: NON-INTIMACY

I sleep beside you

Cause I do

Cause we’re in relationship

Where’s the sex

Where’s the connection

Where’s your mind?

Hidden in a dark door from your past of

Non-intimacy?

So where does that leave us now…

-eml

(Hyper sexuality as a symptom of Bipolar II can lead to promiscuity, which can result in personal struggles when it comes to experiencing intimacy. However, you don’t have to experience episodes of mania to find yourself lacking the ability to be intimate. Anyone can be prone to challenges when it comes to sexuality in the bedroom.)

Woman and man in bed image available from Shutterstock.

 


Comments


View Comments / Leave a Comment

This post currently has 0 comments.
You can read the comments or leave your own thoughts.






    Last reviewed: 17 Jul 2013

APA Reference
Loberg, E. (2013). Hypersexuality, Promiscuity & the Challenge of Intimacy. Psych Central. Retrieved on October 25, 2014, from http://blogs.psychcentral.com/manic-depression/2013/07/16/hypersexuality-promiscuity-the-challenge-of-intimacy/

 

Inside the Insane
Check out Erica's book,
Inside the Insane

Subscribe to this Blog: Feed

Recent Comments
  • Erica Loberg: Thanks Eric. Obvious side effects are hard to overcome but, you gotta do it right!
  • Eric Bosler: In my book, you over coming that highly stressful situation like that is something to be proud of!...
  • kidsforever: Take the pill now. I’ve watched my son struggle with depression and the use of crystal meth as a...
  • Barbara: I remember dragging along one of my friends on one of my wild rides. We partied, went bar hopping, and ended...
  • Barbara: Yes! “The defining moment…” Looking back, I can see the progression of the manic episodes...
Find a Therapist
Enter ZIP or postal code



Users Online: 12240
Join Us Now!