This is truly inspiring! I just really have no words to capture how I feel. Amazing!
This morning I had reservations about publishing this post. It doesn’t contain f-bombs or slurs or anything like that! I only hope that when you read it, you won’t take my opinions the wrong way, because they’re only that…opinions. You may be in a very different place in how you view bipolar disorder’s role in your life. It might be difficult to connect with or even understand my thoughts. I’ll share this post in the spirit of the phrase “Nothing ventured, nothing gained” and take it from there!
Over the weekend I ruminated a lot about the person I was before I was diagnosed with postpartum bipolar disorder.
My reminiscences were catalyzed by hanging out last Friday with my friend “Dan”. I brought along my six-year-old daughter Marilla and Lucy the puppy. In the late 1990’s I rented a studio from Dan in the beautiful Santa Cruz Mountains during my college…
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