Traveling Bipolar

Traveling Bipolar

From the middle of June through the beginning of July, I will get to spend about 2 weeks with my brother, which is unusual. Since I got married almost 13 years ago, we have lived in different locales and for much of it, the closest we have been is a 10 hour car ride....
Being a Cubs Fan and Mental Illness

Being a Cubs Fan and Mental Illness

Tonight I head to see my beloved Chicago Cubs and the great, lovely Wrigley Field. As I was thinking about my trip to what is one of my favorite places on Earth, I began to think about the interesting parallels between having a mental illness and being a Cubs...
Hypomanic Fun

Hypomanic Fun

As many of you know, I have bipolar 2 disorder. And, mostly, this means that I deal with pretty deep depression and its subsequent suicidal ideation, as well as anxiety. However, in the last 10 days I have had a completely different experience and thought I’d...