Tag Archives: bipolar 2

Allowing Peace to Have a Home

I’ve chosen the word “allowing” in my title because it’s a conscious decision to live peacefully. It’s something you have to invite inside of yourself. You have to allow it in. I’ve been emailing and FB messaging one of my … Continue reading

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Letting Go of Struggle

As I was publishing self-love post submissions yesterday for the 31-Day Self-Love Writing Challenge, two resonated with me and I commented on both. I commented first on A Terrifying Thought. I commented on a few of the questions the writer … Continue reading

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How I Want To Live My Life

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I went on a walk with my sister during her lunch break and we each talked about our goals for 2014. I’m going to list them here, and throughout January, and the 31-Day Self-Love Writing Challenge, I’m going to have … Continue reading

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Making Adjustments To Normal

I used to use the world normal when talking about my mood and energy changes. When I wasn’t cycling between hypomania, depression or some mix between the two – I labeled that normal. I don’t really know what normal is … Continue reading

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Visualizing Peace

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I started training for a half marathon with my sister Kristina about 2 weeks ago. For the most part, we’ve been doing 3-mile runs, and for the most part, they’ve been relaxing. In the third week of training, our 3-mile … Continue reading

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Cultivating Peace

Today has been largely a lethargic day. I was struggling a lot more with my energy and motivation than usual. For an our or two I was becoming increasingly frustrated with myself as the day was going by and I … Continue reading

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Sometimes Being Kind To Yourself Can Be Hard To Do

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I’m frustrated and angry at myself. I’m frustrated with my relationship with focus and energy. Often, when I become really angry, it’s a great motivating influence to get me to take action, to change my mood, to make my situation … Continue reading

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