Writings: Essays & Rants
Essays & Rants About Manic-Depression
Let's face it: bipolar depression makes genuine grief
seem like Hello Kitty's birthday party.
With meds and effective coping techniques,
many of us are able to live successful lives,
but there is always the memory of pre-diagnosis episodes.
Even a well-controlled bipolar can have episodes
due to stress, PMS, SAD, or (apparently) a butterfly flapping its wings in Brazil.
The insightful essays listed below will give you a look into what it's like
to be bipolar or to have a bipolar husband or wife or "significan other".