Wednesday, 21 October 2015

21st October 2015: Truth

As October started I started slipping into another depressive phase. I could feel it inside my head. Like an alien body lodged inside my skull. Controlling my mind, my thoughts and my desires. This one feels exceptionally intimidating just like the one back in 2013.

I started therapy with a pro-bono mental health NGO last week. Last Friday I was diagnosed with Bipolar Affective Disorder II. My medication has begun. Anti-convulsants, anti-depressants and B12 (fatty acids).

Here we go.