Most Precious

When I was living in Mississippi (M-I-crooked letter, crooked letter-I-crooked letter, crooked letter-I-humpback, humpback, I) I took a creative writing class and we were asked to write a poem about the most precious thing (or person) in our lives. When I wrote this I was married, my husband was serving in the Air Force (away […]

Creativity, Mania and Meds

“Creativity is a drug I cannot live without.”― Cecil B. DeMille For the longest time, I fought tooth and nail against taking any kind of psychiatric drugs (not to be confused with psychedelic drugs) for many reasons, but mostly because they required me to get clean and sober in order to be effective. I also […]