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John McManamy

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The Dating Game: The Thrill of Victory, the Agony of Defeat

Time for some comic relief. In the novel I’m working on, one of my characters insists that our only purpose in life is to make God laugh. God, in effect, sees the banana peel we are about to slip on. My past week is a case in point ...   In February, with great trepidation, I returned to online dating. A very happy relationship I had... Read moreChevron
birdbreather

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Poking the Tiger in my Mind

I was always told to never poke a tiger with a short stick.   Good advice for sure, but I have found it hard to execute when that tiger lives in your brain, speaks english, and talks trash.   Why won't the suecidal ideation go away?   It's comforting, true. It lets me think i'm in control. I can decide when it ends.   But I am... Read moreChevron
John McManamy

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Police Shootings of People with Mental Illness - This is a Growing Problem

This post has very disturbing content. It involves a recent police shooting and killing of a homeless man with mental illness.     On March 14, Albuquerque police were involved in a stand-off with James Boyd, 38, who had been camping in the foothills outside of town. Mr Boyd, who was contending with schizophrenia, had a history of... Read moreChevron
Cathryne

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Seroquel

I saw my doc yesterday and I asked if I, first, could go off the Serquel, and second how might I go about doing that. I was only on 100 mgs for sleep so he said I could just go off or even split my med even though not adivesed by Astrazeneca because it's encapsulated.  So I went off it last night and slept 4 hours.  I know, horrible.... Read moreChevron
Elisamarie

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Lamictal

So I was recently prescribed lamictal like a month ago and I've stopped taking it , I didn't notice anything wrong until this morning as far as my thought process goes I was reading a few posts about this drug and Idk what made me stop taking it I think it was being too lethargic during g the day that made me stop , I'm bi polar and this is the... Read moreChevron

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