How to Lose Me

It's Friday. I am staring at the clock outside my office, counting that I only have 2 more hours here. And then the weekend. Then quiet and solitude and being alone. Writing, watching movies, prepping for next week. But I cannot handle what is happening north of me. Where my partner is. Where my parents … Continue reading How to Lose Me


Coming Up For Air

I saw my therapist yesterday and spent the session reading her a few posts from this blog. Mostly about my bipolar. The agony of it and the prison it encapsulates one in. I was thrilled when she sat there, mouth agape and told me how powerful and good each one was. And how I had,¬†had, … Continue reading Coming Up For Air

Hump Day

Of course I woke up this morning thinking it was Thursday - hoping it was Friday. And then after caffeine, reality stepped in and I realized it's only¬†Wednesday. It's been raining for weeks - and I don't live in the Northwest, but I'm told it's monsoon season down here right now and I think it's … Continue reading Hump Day