Seven Days of Manic Depression

I have decided to share with you what it's like to live an entire week with manic depression...


OCD or just me?

I like being clean and organised, it gives me the feeling of control. Friends and family used to joke that I had OCD, and by my mid twenties, I began to believe them. Back then I never took the time to research, and continued on believing I had this condition, not truly understanding what having an Obsessive Compulsive Disorder actually meant....


How to stay motivated.

I have always envied people who are able to wake up in the morning, exclaim that they don't want to get out of bed and 'do life', but are still able to push past their demons, get up and have a normal productive day. It seems I have become friends with a huge demon who spends his time sucking all of the heat out of my body, puts weights on my eyelids, and whispers to me all day about how warm and cosy my bed is....