Fighting Fairly When Bipolar

I'm Bipolar.  This is a fact of my existence, and it's something that severely messes with my perception of events. This especially becomes a problem when I have an argument with my husband.  We rarely argue except for when I'm headsick... at which point my worldview becomes distorted. I don't remember facts clearly so much … Continue reading Fighting Fairly When Bipolar

Taking Responsibility for My Actions Despite Mental Illness

So I'm going to put out an unpopular opinion here.  One of the biggest parts of maintaining relationships throughout my mood swings is taking responsibility for all the stupid things I do and say when manic and occasionally when depressed. Because, let's face it.  I may not have been thinking clearly, and I may have … Continue reading Taking Responsibility for My Actions Despite Mental Illness