Losing Your Friends To Bipolar Disorder

Unfortunately, it started at the beginning, before I was actually diagnosed, before my mom and I sat opposite a psychiatrist who uttered the word "bipolar," a word I didn't know and soon wouldn't want to know. (This is all before the beautiful stuff started).



Mood Shifts Around The Holidays For People Living With Bipolar Disorder

Ahhhhhh! Am I the only one whose moods have been all over the place this holiday season? I've spent the past four days crying uncontrollably over simple nothings. Last night I watched a great funny movie and turned it around. Also, my older brother invited me out to a coffee shop today which required showering so at least I was no longer stinky. When I am severely depressed, as I was, my personal hygiene is one...


Stigma And Bipolar Disorder

Hi. I am ElainaJ and I am here to talk about stigma while being beautifully bipolar. That is right. I am beautiful and I have bipolar disorder. See how that is possible? I can be both. I am not some ugly monster jumping from...


Patiently Waiting On Bipolar Meds

Being beautifully bipolar comes with its trappings. Rage, irratability, depression, happiness, mania - so many emotions. As I have mentioned before, and as many people have described it, it is a roller coaser. Unfortunately we do not do not have musch control over it.

Therapy helps....