Good morning and happy M…Day that shall not be named. Whoa almost forgot. One of the very few rules here at Running Naked with Scissors. I don’t have many. That would kind of contradict my whole thingy I got going on here don’t you think? I mean how can… Read More Fact or Fiction for Bipolar Disorder
I am behind. Again. It;s something that I can’t hide or even continue to deny. If I didn’t post a daily Mental Moment I might be able to get away with not admitting it but um, yea when you come for the Mentalness of a moment and see nothing there, it is apparent I am… Read More Upheaval; n. the state of being heaved in the up
This is not cool. I think I fell through a wormhole and into a parallel universe. I don’t even know what a wormhole is yet, I think fell through one? It must be true then. Right? You can’t make stuff up and know what you are talking about. That’s just plain crazy. Things aren’t right.. Everything… Read More Missing: Donut, Hole-less with Sprinkles. Reward for its Return (preferably unlicked)
Ground Control to Major Tom….. This is Ground Control to Major Tom, We think there is something wrong… You got the wrong number Ground Control.
I once went to a forum that is on a popular free dating site, looking for an answer to ..something. Probably related to what is the proper dating etiquette if you have a Serious Mental Illness…when are you obligated / expected to tell the person you meet and date.
Once, sometime ago, when I was in another low spot much like where I have been recently, My SIL, she of the butterfly wisdom said to me something that I have carried with me every day since;
It is quiet, dark. I can see the glow from my light but can’t really focus on it. A minute ago I was on the beach, playing in the waves. I slipped and was suddenly pulled in with the current. My first instinct was to fight it, but I have been here before. Just relax… Read More Going Under
Ok – I have been struggling with something and I just …need a little help. May Day May Day! Too dramatic? It is May, a day in May, not really May Day but ok. A day in May is Mother’s Day. Also Tuesday coming up is a day in May. There is a whole month… Read More Being Difficult
This Little Light of Mine…(mar chuid 1) I’m gonna let it shine…(mar chuid 2) Yea, I know every once in a while I come out with the exclamation but it is truly what I have learned. There isn’t anything big-headed… it’s big-hearted and humbleness. Gratitude that I have found a way to be ok with having… Read More To brave the dark…let it shine (chonclúid)
This Little Light of Mine….. part 1 When I looked at the Superbill that had a big fat check mark next to Bipolar 1 Mixed, I laughed. Oh boy, finally I was certifiable crazy right there in black and white. I laughed. And laughed some more when I told my boyfriend. about it and while he… Read More I’m gonna let it shine… (mar chuid 2)
Blessed are the Cracked, for they shall let in the light… Groucho Marx Many of you know this to be my favorite quote. I found it on a quotes app on my phone (yes there is an app for that) shortly before I started this journey. It..spoke to me in significance and rang true for reasons I… Read More This LIttle Light of Mine (mar chuid 1)
Sometimes it seems that life, that which happens when we are trying to get where we want to be, can be better than getting to where we want to be. The journey better than the destination. Or maybe it is the destination that is the sweetest and the journey is what we reflect on after… Read More A Moment of Reflection, What’s in the Box
She was so sick of being ‘sick’, of being misunderstood, different, labeled. Crazy, Mentally ill, and all its likeness One moment she was with them outside, warm, blissful, expansive, humored by the mild weather and enjoying the day and the company. A few moments later, she was crushed, cracked, scared, wounded.
You can misinterpret that in many ways – Is it – Oh for the Love of Lizzie! as in an exclamation in some sort of frustration… Or as in; (go with it here cue Klondike Bar music) what would you do ew eww oo for a Lizzie Cracked..(bar?) 😕 Or Going Dr Seuss ish;