Detaching, shredding and a lack of monks

I had a devastating manic episode a few days ago and I’ve been doing my hermit thing since. It’s very tempting to go on Twitter and rant about politics but politics was one of the contributory factors to this particular episode and the subsequent burn out. I’ve been detaching from the world and tweeting once… Continue Reading Detaching, shredding and a lack of monks

The comfort of nightmares

I’m increasing my medication and it’s at a faster rate than when I reduced it. There are side effects both going up and down and, for me at least, nightmares are a big part of this. Last night the nightmare was very vivid and it seemed totally bizarre but very real. As it happened just… Continue Reading The comfort of nightmares