Coping Mechanisms #1

Although I am one to be held captive to my many vices, I have several coping mechanisms that I have found to be effective in distracting me from my manic and depressed states of mind. One of my coping mechanisms is through art. Well, not just any art, specifically painting and drawing. The above photo…

Through Bipolar Eyes

I sit here in my lair, clothes torn out of the closet, clothes cover the floor. Acrylic paints cover my desk along with important documents that are most likely covered in paint. Clean sheets remain folded awaiting their place back on my bed. Canvases cover my room with half finished products. Some have yet to…

Discrimination

I feel as a white person, I have no real room to write about cases of discrimination. Have I been discriminated against? Yes. Was I beat or murdered? No I was not. Even though I am a woman, which is a class of minority status, do I really have a voice to change those who…