I’ve heard and read so many horrible things about mental illness lately. Maybe some of them aren’t horrible per say, but very uneducated. Nevertheless, the ignorance of it all still makes me sick. Physically sick. Despite feeling nauseated and anxious over other’s viewpoint of mental illness, I still try to press on and detail what […]Read more "What mental illness should be teaching you"
There was a young maiden in an enchanted moor, chained and bound to a charmed door.
A really, long poem I wrote about 10 years ago.Read more "Lily Everglore and The Passion Door"
Today will be a long day because Clark has to get allergy testing again and immune tested. I’m hoping to get through it as quickly as we can, get him snuggled and pain relieved at home then get him ready for OT. I hope that swinging at OT will calm him. My life revolves around […]Read more "The need for ME time"
I’ve been trying to slowly convey what it’s like to be a complex parent of special needs kids. I’m not sure that I’ve been able to properly explain some of the issues with me and the complexities that surround it. So I’m going to list some random facts. I have a problem with empathy. I […]Read more "What a bipolar, anxious, ADHD parent would like you to understand"
Transitioning into school is a new journey for us. Please help us advocate for kids like Clark who need IEP’s, Medicaid, no life time limits, therapies,Read more "This is where we start a new journey, with your help"
You may not be able to notice it, but I’ve been hypomanic. Little things set me off.Read more "Ramblings from the hypomanic side"
Progress is slow in this house, but we take it where we can get it.Read more "Progress in process"