Author Archives: rebquist
Sometimes you just need the sounds and sights of the beach. Mindfulness here I come..
…that is THE question! Being Bipolar is never easy. What’s more it gets hardest when I have to decide to tell someone or not. When should you tell or should you at all. In the professional world they don’t seem … Continue reading
One of my dearest friends passed away a while ago. She took great care of me. I needed it. Pre-bipolar diagnosis things came to a head in my life and I pushed her away for good so as to spare … Continue reading
Like many people I feel like the odds are stacked against me. My disability or lack of ability however it’s phrased has let my marriage topple, minimized the mothering I can do, makes school nearly impossible when matched with ADHD, … Continue reading
Just found out moments ago I lost a dear friend recently to cancer, a rare cancer. I learned at a young age not to be greedy with compliments. Withholding one just deprives the complimented from some much needed cheer-leading in … Continue reading
So what is an emotional trigger anyway? A scene in a story I read? A passage in music I hear? A look on a face? Tone of voice? Come on I may as well be like Spongebob after he hurts … Continue reading
Main Entry: stig·ma Pronunciation: \ˈstig-mə\ Function: noun Inflected Form(s): plural stig·ma·ta \stig-ˈmä-tə, ˈstig-mə-tə\ or stig·mas Etymology: Latin stigmat-, stigma mark, brand, from Greek, from stizein to tattoo — more at stick Date: circa 1593 1 a archaic : a scar … Continue reading