Category Archives: Mental Health

The Rage Within

The Rage Within Deep in her dark, torturous mind she would dwell.   No one really knew her own personal hell.   To the world she presented a woman who was care-free.   No one really knew her, not even … Continue reading

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Two more of my blog posts published by IBPF

Published by International Bipolar Foundation at http://www.ibpf.org   Nutrition: http://ibpf.org/blog/bipolar-disorder-and-how-nutrition-fits Dissociation: http://ibpf.org/blog/bipolar-and-dissociation-world-around-you

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Helpless – prompt by the Daily Post

Helpless Helplessness: that dull, sick feeling of not being the one at the reins. When did you last feel like that –- and what did you do about it? ___________________________________ I believe that feeling was almost 3 years ago now. … Continue reading

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Kicked out of Class (non-fiction)

Kicked out of Class – by Teresa Smeigh I have mentioned before that I was a goody-two-shoes most of the time, but there were times when you had to watch out. I think now after all this time that I … Continue reading

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Darkness is not My Friend

Darkness is not My Friend —– by Teresa Dean Smeigh Nightmares during the night or day, Cannot keep the demons at bay. I always dread the coming night I have to sleep with a light. Darkness is not my friend I wish … Continue reading

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Whirling Waters, Many Drown

Now that I have your attention, yeah me! I can’t sleep. I take enough sleep medications and tranquilizers to kill an elephant (according to my doctor), yet here I sit wide awake. I was asleep for about 45 minutes and … Continue reading

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My 8 night, 9 day awesome vacation….NOT!

I’ve wanted to go on a vacation. Let’s face it, who doesn’t like vacations? Guess that would depend on the destination and whether it was planned or thrust on you. I have had a horrid month. First there is the … Continue reading

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