Ok, I know that sounds ridiculous, but let me explain… My life began spiraling downward, and in 2013 it plummeted. My mind was a mess, my emotions were all over the place, my husband and I were separated, and I wanted to die…literally.
(The photo above is my family, taken in 2007.) What You Didn’t Know About Me …and Who is Lucy? I’ve been writing publicly on mental health for well over a year now, but there’s more to me than mental health struggles. So, here I am…sharing personal anecdotes.
I struggle with type 2 bipolar disorder. Bipolar has transformed my life into a monumental challenge, and I feel guilty when it affects my family and friends. Fatigue Smiling, interacting, being part of the family unit or social circle… all can be exhausting. Between my medications and pushing through the day, I sometimes slip into… Read More Bipolar Confessions from a Wife, Mother, and Friend.