Stories

My Story

April 10, 2018

By Keturah Montgomery *chorus/beginning* My emotions go up like a skyscraper Then they shoot down like a rollercoaster They are packed with so much intensity They make me question my own desitny I’m so sorry i’m crazy Crazy crazy Yes i’m sorry i’m crazy Crazy crazy I’m so sorry i’m crazy Crazy crazy Yes i’m…

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Cole Max’s Story

April 10, 2018

I started to begin this by saying that having Bipolar Disorder has changed my life, but actually I don’t remember my life ever changing I have just been ME my whole life. I would say I really started to feeling depressed, and cut off from emotion when I was five years old. My oldest brother…

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Jessica’s Story

April 4, 2018

I had prepared a different talk for you, but then something happened this past Monday night. That talk was mainly a chronological telling of my own experiences with bipolar disorder from the age of about 14 until now. It was a linear narrative and illustrated a kind of eventual “success story”. That is to say,…

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Theo Anderson

April 4, 2018

Theo Anderson was born June 14, 1991 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Around his 15th birthday, he began to exhibit symptoms of severe mental illness. He was soon diagnosed as suffering from bipolar disorder and anxiety disorder. His last two to three years were a constant struggle with the pain and misery which accompany these illnesses. Throughout…

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What Color is Despair

March 5, 2015

A poem, of sorts, by Susan Todd Martin   What color will you paint my soul? What color will you paint my soul? Blues and greens in endless dreams What color will you paint my soul?   What color will you paint my life? What color will you paint my life? Blacks and reds of…

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