I decided to do these days together because there was a lot of repetition and I don't want to put you through that. Here are some highlights though. Days 3 and 4 were weekend days and so very little happened, more time was spent coloring, reading, or watching TV. There were some groups, but less… Continue reading Behavioral health hospital: days 3 – 5
I knew it was early when I woke up. My roommate was still sleeping and everything was quiet. Someone walked through the door just then, without even a knock. They needed my blood and it was 4:30 am. After they took my blood I asked if I could have some soap and towels to take… Continue reading Behavioral health hospital: day two
It wasn't my first go of it. Truthfully I have been inpatient several times when I was younger. Between when I was 16-18, I want to say 5 or 6. But that was an adolescent unit. Each individual stay was a real life nightmare that I cried straight through. Overall though, together, they gave me… Continue reading Behavioral health hospital: Day 1
I told you all in my last post that I was ready to come back. Unfortunately I spoke too soon. Overwhelmed my self with all the manic things, and ended up in a behavioral health hospital for 6 days. I have a few things to say about my experience, but would love some support here… Continue reading I may have fibbed
Three months to be exact. I've been off meds, unwell, extra well, in between and who knows. I'm still here though and I have a lot to say. I look forward to sharing some great articles I've been working on in November. Thank you for your patience and continued support in my absence. ♥️DQ
I've been told I Romanticize my mental illness and that I absolutely should not do that. Well, I'm doing it anyway. I love being Bipolar and I wouldn't have it any other way. It took me fifteen years to get here. For fifteen years I was ashamed and embarrassed of something I had absolutely no… Continue reading It’s My Mental Illness and I’ll Romanticize It If I Want To
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