The role-playing games that I love the most, are the ones that challenge my mind. Turn-based strategy role-playing games, have long been a favorite of mine, because it takes so much to play the game. The right combination of characters (healers, tanks, and magic characters) and strategy win the day.
I have been dealing with depression over January and what keeps my sanity intact outside of writing are video games. I wanted to share this chapter in my memoir. On the memoir front, I am not looking at it again until next week (in my ongoing idea to step away and try to figure out… Continue reading How Role-Playing Video Games are Good for my Depression
Today during my time playing video games I was thinking about how many times a game has saved me from doing something drastic. I never knew that they had saved my life. Everytime I wanted to commit suicide or cut I would think about what game could be played to calm my nerves. I have… Continue reading video games and my thoughts
Writing is my greatest weapon to deal with the ups and downs of my mental illness. The writing projects that I am currently working on and this blog are so helpful.
This a chapter in my memoir I have been working on, I wanted to see what people think about this chapter. My origins story is something that I always worry about writing because I always worry about my memories. Sure I remember a lot, but it takes writing things down before things start to become… Continue reading Let’s Start at the Beginning
Sorry for being not so available this week. I’ve had finals. Once I am done with this week, I will be writing three new feature articles in my ongoing series Interview Features – The Series I love these lists because it gives insight to you my fellow bloggers about pieces of my life. You know… Continue reading 10 Things You Should Know About The Bipolar Writer
I wrote this blog back in October but it really has relevance as I have been dealing with some minor depression. I have also wrote a guest blog for a blogger friend of mine that has relevance to how role playing games have helped me over the years deal with my Bipolar depression. Gaming: How… Continue reading How Role Playing Games Helps my Depression
Originally posted on The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog:
I wanted to write about a favorite subject of mine, Role-playing video games. I started playing Shadow of War this week, and it reminded me how role-playing games were always a great coping mechanism for my depression. I have played role-playing games since I was a…
I wanted to write about a favorite subject of mine, Role-playing video games. I started playing Shadow of War this week, and it reminded me how role-playing games were always a great coping mechanism for my depression. I have played role-playing games since I was a young kid playing Dungeons and Dragons at school with… Continue reading Role Playing Games: How They Help my Depression