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A Few Random Thoughts, perhaps slightly Manic, While I’m Unmedicated

If you think I am stupid enough to go off my meds entirely so I can write, you can stop worrying about me.  I never wrote crap in all the years I wasn’t on medicine, and while ceasing taking Pristiq has, with the unpleasant, sort of thrust me into a burst of productivity, I know myself … Continue reading

A Mental Healthcare Rant

I was diagnosed with major depression 18 years ago this month, and in the time since then I’ve seen 2 good shrinks, 4 lousy ones, and 1 so-so nurse.  I have been hospitalized twice, and the second time, a little over three years ago they tacked on Borderline Personality Disorder.  Oh, and somewhere between the … Continue reading