I'm a big believer in the jinx factor. That means I fear sharing good news in case it blows up in my face. Seriously, I rarely if ever share any news that's positive unless I am 100%, signed, sealed and delivered sure it's a done thing. This is very frustrating for those around me at … Continue reading The Jinx Factor
I can hardly believe it's been a whole 5 months since I was booted from the best job I ever had thanks to a really bad year for me mental health-wise. While angry at how the company handled my dismissal (so soon really after returning to work full-time and becoming productive and happy in my … Continue reading The Mourning Process
Sleep has been an elusive entity again lately. It's been sporadic and my usual tricks to get to sleep or back to sleep when I wake up aren't working anymore. I tried melaleuca, and it was working famously, but after a few weeks I felt odd, and worried it was interfering with my other meds. … Continue reading Who needs sleep?
Today is the first day I've been up and about in three days. The entire weekend, including Friday, I was in my bed in my pjs, just napping, reading, and doing some meditations. I just had no energy or desire to get up and out, didn't even feel like doing any dance practice and I … Continue reading All hail the sloth!
My brain is having a hard time today. My anxiety has been peaking since I woke up this morning and I've taken what I lovingly call my emergency pills to try to get the thundering in my chest to slow down. It's not helping that it's a cloudy, rainy day today. I do have dance … Continue reading Spinning thoughts
That last reference is for those of us old enough to remember reruns of the Mickey Mouse Show (I wasn't even born when the original show was on the air, but watched the reruns with my mom as a little kid). So how many of my other bipolar bloggers suffer from OCD? It's weird that … Continue reading ABC, OCD, M-O-U-S-E
For those of you currently looking for work I have a question; have you noticed an overall change in rejection emails or is it just a Canadian thing 'cause we're so bloody polite apparently to begin with? I started seeing them in January, where the author would be the usual "gosh thanks a ton for … Continue reading The polite kiss-off