For part of the week I don't have my children living with me (Shared custody), and it is on these days that I struggle with loneliness. I have no friends or family (in another country). I lost my friends through my recklessness when I was going through a breakdown/manic high (this recklessness has left me … Continue reading Coping With loneliness, How Do You Do It?
Since I haven't really put together a blog post for a over 48hrs I thought I would tackle the below question. Is it healthy for somebody with bipolar to live alone? That's the question I am going to expand on in this blog post. Living Alone is Good The first part I will tackle is … Continue reading Loneliness & Bipolar Disorder
As some may be aware I live alone quite a bit of the time during the week while my kids live with their mother. It can get very lonely and boring when its just yourself, you can even neglect your diet I have found out. So from my own experiences I have come up with … Continue reading Combat Loneliness With Routines
Most of you already know that I that I work as a Front line Emergency Ambulance Officer. This work is voluntary, as it's my way to give back to this beautiful country for letting me live and work here. Now not many people would associate working as an ambulance officer being beneficial to ones mental … Continue reading Ambulance Shift To Combat Loneliness
It's nearly time that my kids go back to their mother, as part of our shared custody agreement. I have really enjoyed having them here for the past five days, we have gone fishing, gone on adventures and played games together. I drop them back off at their mums house about 1pm today, its 8:44am … Continue reading The Loneliness Is Edging Closer