You think a mental breakdown won’t happen to you, even if it’s happened many times before. You look at others around you, think, “I’ve had my shit together for years,” and that maybe you’re better than them?
These past few days have been interesting for me. I’ve run head-on into things that scare me: commitment to a person I used to know/love very well who I no longer know as well and don’t really trust as much. […]
Correct me if I’m wrong, but bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression) seems to have less societal acceptance than depression without mania (chronic, dysthymia, etc). Depression seems more common: Is it?