Your Sympathy Is Killing People pt. 2
Anger / Bipolar Disorder / Cultural Lies / Pop Culture / Some Advice

Your Sympathy Is Killing People pt. 2

What got me started on this tirade? The other day, of all weird coincidences, I happened to have a long conversation with [redacted], who was close to Bianca Reyes. There have been several deaths of ADMU students that I’ve been aware of in the past years, all of them under dark circumstances (three suicides and … Continue reading

Your Sympathy Is Killing People pt. 1
Anger / Bipolar Disorder / Broad Terms / Cultural Lies / Pop Culture / Some Advice

Your Sympathy Is Killing People pt. 1

I have news for you: If you feel worthless, it’s probably because you are. You don’t hate yourself because you have low self-esteem, or because other people are mean to you. You hate yourself because you don’t do anything. – Jason Pargin The only people who owe you respect and care regardless of your personal … Continue reading

Bipolar Disorder

BP II

For both a manic and a hypomanic episode, during the period of disturbed mood and increased energy, three or more of the following symptoms (four if the mood is only irritable) must be present and represent a noticeable change from your usual behavior: Inflated self-esteem or grandiosity Decreased need for sleep (for example, you feel … Continue reading