You Can Actually Be Friends with A Bipolar person If you just TRY REALLY HARD

So I was going to be done for the weekend. But I saw this meme thing.  I am sad that she put her name on it.  I am sure she is lovely and probably didn’t mean it the way we (my friend and I) took it but….it just brings up something that needs to […]

http://bipolarfirst.com/2016/01/15/you-can-actually-be-friends-with-a-bipolar-person-if-you-just-try-really-hard/

Stigma is a Red Herring-Let’s Turn and Face the Real Enemy

If you read nothing else I write. Read. This. Seriously Fighting Stigma is noble and necessary but it is not the Real issue It is AN issue But not THE issue Stigma is in the minds of people Stigma is not an action And we need action Even “ending” Stigma doesn’t really help us […]

http://bipolarfirst.com/2016/01/11/stigma-is-a-red-herring-lets-turn-and-face-the-real-enemy/

Stigma is a Red Herring-Let’s Turn and Face the Real Enemy

If you read nothing else I write. Read. This. Seriously Fighting Stigma is noble and necessary but it is not the Real issue It is AN issue But not THE issue Stigma is in the minds of people Stigma is not an action And we need action Even “ending” Stigma doesn’t really help us […]

http://bipolarfirst.com/2016/01/11/stigma-is-a-red-herring-lets-turn-and-face-the-real-enemy/

Bipolar isn’t sexy and Violent. Bipolar is Internal Suffering.

The world tends to think of Bipolar as being mainly composed of these wild and crazy external behaviors… violence and crotch flashing and jumping off buildings and all sorts of salacious and scandalous and sexy exciting stuff But what people don’t realize is that Bipolar is mostly a silent internal suffering… much more akin to […]

http://bipolarfirst.com/2016/01/07/bipolar-isnt-sexy-and-violent-bipolar-is-internal-suffering/