The Ramblings & Ramifications of Mental Illness

Compromise? I won’t compromise my health. I used to shift myself into all sorts of uncomfortable positions in some vain attempt to appease others. Though, now I fear I am watching as the people I love pretzel themselves in acrobatic swings and dives just so I don’t have to go out of my way or… Continue reading The Ramblings & Ramifications of Mental Illness

My Social Anxiety Life Part Eight

I wrote this piece yesterday. It’s always great to share my social anxiety experience on my blog. My series “My Social Anxiety Life” is always a great glimpse into how I live with social anxiety. Here is the last three in the series: Part Seven Part Six Part Five Today was the first day out… Continue reading My Social Anxiety Life Part Eight

Music That Changes my Mood Pt. Two

I have to admit, I was in a dark place over the last few days. Its why writing “My Familiar Companion” turned out to be just what I needed to turn a page. Since then I finished another feature article (coming tomorrow) and I began the reorganization of my memoir “The Bipolar Writer.” I wanted… Continue reading Music That Changes my Mood Pt. Two

Writing Mental Health Interview Features on ​my Blog

As I near hitting my goal of 2,000 followers of my blog, I wanted to officially give this offer to my followers. I know many have expressed interest in me interviewing them and writing a feature article about your struggles with a mental illness. Over the next several weeks I will be designing questions to… Continue reading Writing Mental Health Interview Features on ​my Blog

A Start of a Ten Year​ Journey Reflection

A journey must start somewhere. This blog post is what I hope will be the opening chapter of my memoir. This is a very raw piece right now, so it will most likely change and expand as work towards completing the first draft of my memoir The Bipolar Writer by the end of the year. This… Continue reading A Start of a Ten Year​ Journey Reflection

For the Love of Coffee – Part Two

It is safe to say that I am a coffee addict, and I wanted to write my 50th blog post on a subject I love. I have written about my love for coffee before here on my blog. I wanted this to be a lighter post since I have had some serious blog posts lately and the ones… Continue reading For the Love of Coffee – Part Two

Testimonials for “The Bipolar Writer”

Hello, my Followers. It has been an amazing journey so far with my blog and the connections that I have made here every day. As part of the theme for my WordPress blog allows me to add testimonials from people that follow my blog. It is a great way for me to feature you, my… Continue reading Testimonials for “The Bipolar Writer”

My Second Honest Post

The reason I started to write this blog was for two reasons, to showcase my writing abilities and my writing projects in one space. The second was so that anyone reading this blog would get a glimpse into the mind of a Bipolar One manic depressant. This might be the beginning of a depression cycle… Continue reading My Second Honest Post

My Weekly Wrap-up

I figured out today that Sunday’s could be my weekly wrap-up sessions. I can use it to recap and link my other pages while analyzing the week behind me. I learned this week that no matter how much the belief that things will eventually go right, that the reality is that in life we just… Continue reading My Weekly Wrap-up

The Introverted Side of J.E. Skye ​

I am an introvert, and there is nothing wrong with that in my mind. I have talked a lot on subjects that pertain to my mental illness since creating this blog, but one subject that I have wanted to talk about is the fact that I am an introvert. I don’t consider this part of… Continue reading The Introverted Side of J.E. Skye ​