Constantly talking isn’t necessarily communicating.

We met at the wrong time. That’s what I keep telling myself anyway. Maybe one day years from now, we’ll meet in a coffee shop in a far away city somewhere and we could give it another shot.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Please don't use the word "bipolar."

thatbipolarlife:

Weather is not bipolar. Your mom taking away your phone is not bipolar. Have a variety on your blog is not bipolar.

Bipolar is a debilitating mental illness that is chronic and lifelong. Please do not use the word bipolar to describe normal changes in mood, the temperature, or that you like…

This.

Bipolar Disorder

real-justice-waluigi:

Myths

-People with bipolar disorder experience dramatic mood swings followed by complete remission of symptoms.

-Medication is the only treatment for bipolar disorder.

-People with bipolar disorder aren’t trying hard enough.

-Once you’ve been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, you can say…

I hope my kids never have trouble taking basic care of themselves like brushing their teeth or hair.
I hope my kids never feel the need to touch things a certain amount of times.
I hope my kids never get anxious when thinking about going outside where people are.
I hope my kids never have to hide their childhood from their lovers.
I hope my kids never have to be terrified of delusions and hallucinations.
I hope my kids never skip meals.
I hope my kids never fear anything so much that they burst into tears.
I hope my kids never have to learn the hard way that not everyone is looking out for your best interest.
I hope my kids never have to struggle to do a basic math problem.
I hope my kids never have to learn to cope with being manic.
I hope my kids never understand mental illness.
But if they are my own, they will.

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tooshky:

When you try to sleep the pain away, but…