The Bipolar Bum

Backpacking and Bipolar II. Taking Manic Depression on tour.

The Tuesday Tune : Ásgeir – Higher

My partner and I were lucky enough to catch this gentleman’s set at The Falls Festival – he smashed it. All the best, H&J

24/03/2015 · Leave a comment

Folinic Acid and Vitamin B12 – The beginning

Over the next few posts I’m going to explore the issue highlighted in an article that was sent to me entitled:

How a vitamin cured my anxiety: Elisa Black’s story of lifelong struggle and new hope for the future

20/03/2015 · 15 Comments

The Tuesday Tune : Ian Brown – F.E.A.R

O.K – so I’m a day late.  Blame Australia’s Internet infrastructure.  Hope you enjoy the tune and hope you don’t have the fear! All the best, H&J

18/03/2015 · 5 Comments

Constructing narratives and why you should be suspicious of yourself

If we are truly aiming to be as free of symptoms as we are able then it becomes important to understand which thoughts and feelings are OURS and which are generated by our illnesses.

18/03/2015 · 16 Comments

Travel Journal – Arrived in Hope Vale + Baron Gorge

So after a five hour drive (short by Australian standards I’m led to believe) we arrived in Hope Vale.  We stopped once for fuel and once at Baron Gorge.  I’ve … Continue reading

13/07/2014 · 13 Comments

The Tuesday Tune : Airling – The Runner

08/07/2014 · Leave a comment

I HATE the term Mental Illness and yet I’m hostage to it.

  “Mental Illness” is a tag in a lot of my posts, and almost every image on Instagram.  I use it to search for other blogs to follow – I … Continue reading

29/06/2014 · 69 Comments

Travel Journal – Welcome!!! To Jurassic Park! – 11/12/2013

    Dun derrr, duh derrrr! Duhduh deerrrrr de deeerrrr duh deeerrr. Derrderr duh derrr, dudu derder doooo, derder deerrr derrrrrrr! /endthememusic.   So most mornings I wake up soon … Continue reading

29/06/2014 · 1 Comment

The Saturday Song : Susanne Sundfør – White Foxes

  Released February 24, 2012 as a single.   I first heard Sundfør when listening to the soundtrack to the 2013 movie Oblivion.  I absolutely love her haunting vocals.  To … Continue reading

28/06/2014 · 11 Comments

Dealing with failure and the importance of not manufacturing Kryptonite.

Before I left the U.K I had attempted to rebuild and modify an XS650 motorcycle.  I had no idea how to go about it, or the tools to do the … Continue reading

28/06/2014 · 19 Comments
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