As a patient living with multiple chronic, mental and physical illnesses, it can be a challenge to receive your medication on time each month.
I’m on my millionth night of little to no sleep, and I just started singing to myself, “this manic moment…” … More
I’ve had bipolar disorder for as long as I can remember. But only recently did I start experiencing the symptoms … More
I never believe anything anyone says anymore. To me everything is a lie or a trick. It’s at my expense. … More
To me, an ally is someone who cares and is there for you throughout your life. They are someone who can help handle your feelings and your situation.
The reality is it isn’t easy. By the time you’re actually approved for disability you’re usually destitute. There’s no other … More
Dear BP, Hi, how are you? How have you been? I’ll admit I’m a little nervous writing to you because … More
Art therapy is widely known to be an excellent tool in alleviating stress related to mental and physical illnesses. But … More
It’s only mid-February. Winter is here in almost full force in the DMV area. But I’m already looking ahead to … More
“Sakinah, can I ask why you got another tattoo? I just want to understand.” Someone said this after I had … More