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four times high,

twenty times low-

no energy for

a peanut butter and popcorn


brains jamming against

the sides-

too many thoughts-

stabbing the art of tomorrow- 12 more words


Effort to expand police mental health coverage progresses

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A long-running effort to extend workers’ compensation benefits to police officers who receive mental health injuries on the job cleared a key hurdle Friday after years of defeat in the General Assembly. 548 more words


Not Quite Good Enough

I have noticed a shift in my friendship dynamics recently and it has left me with a feeling I usually associate with family members. The feeling that I am not quite good enough. 539 more words


Brintellix Day 2 But Did I Mention Day 1?

On day 1 of my new med I was paralyzed for 15 to 20 minutes without anyone noticing. Tears rolled down my face. At one point my father yelled at me for not listening. 203 more words

Bipolar And Addiction

Lost Identities

The worst part about an eating disorder – you lose your identity.  You become the disorder and it engulfs the person you once were.  Learning how to separate is by far the hardest part of my recovery.  538 more words

Normal ? What's That?

I think ( yes personal opinion not fact) that there are people who try to fit in and people who try and find people that fit with them. 285 more words

Off The Grid

Ok my fellow Sassafrains: I am going off grid for the holiday weekend as part of my therapy. I am doing ok..had a VERY heavy and emotional day for us all, and I have made the conscious decision to take a break from electronics-phone, desktop, and kindle. 117 more words

Mental Illness