Abusing a Mentally Ill Person is Especially Heinous

I have been writing articles here that have sought to uplift, encourage and strengthen those who suffer from mental illness. I have been somewhat dishonest with you (and with myself) however, because I have been harboring a dark secret about my own marital situation–and the terrible things my own child has witnessed in our home….

It Turns Out That Life is Mostly Good

So, unless you count emotional periods due to pre-menopause, I continue to enjoy mental stability and a break from the chemical disaster that is Bipolar I with psychotic features. I am now taking Lithium, Geodon and Lamictal, apparently the correct-ish cocktail for me for what is I hope a permanent state allowing me to function…