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How Bipolar Disorder Tests My Will to Survive

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To date, my resume includes jail, the intensive care unit, the emergency room, the ambulance, the psych ward, rehab, a homeless shelter and a mansion in Miami.

I’ve been stitched, intubated, NARCAN’ed. I have a tendency to get arrested, so I keep the best attorney around on speed dial and none of this fuckery could be possible without manic depression, also known as bipolar disorder.

Of all the afflictions listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, bipolar is the one I’d want. It is a wild ride.

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