The Dopamine Flux

Living A Full Life With Mental Health Issues

The short answer is: Yes The longer answer is: It depends, because for some it may not be possible. I was very ill for the good first five years of my twenties. I was put on many medications, including injectables. Which the injectables helped short-term, but beyond that, they were a bit of a catch-22 …

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Life doesn’t always turn out how you want it. Although, that’s the beauty of life, right? Something doesn’t go the way you want it, and then some opportunity comes along that is much, much better. This applies to my life. I got rejected for wanting to blog for a website online recently. At first, I …

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Hey guys, So, unfortunately I never heard back from the art magazine I submitted my art to, which is ok. It happens. There’s quite a number of things I’m working on, although this isn’t a complete workup of them: I have submitted work to a major magazine publisher. I also have a paid opportunity with …

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The catch-up week was good. I finished pretty much everything I needed to do. I turned in my TEDx video pitch for the nomination I received. I did not end up going to the poetry jam, because I have been super tired with medication changes, but I planned out some other things for the rest …

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I have finished my video pitch for my TEDx nomination. So, just have to wait til mid to late January to see if I’ve been chosen for 2020. Thanksgiving was good, at max. I didn’t realize how drained people made me. I’ve been all about people for a couple or years now, growing out of …

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Hey guys! I’ve been working really hard with everything going on, and once again I am swamped by activities and plans I have over the next month. But, I got nominated to do a Ted Talk. I have to send a video pitch in soon, and see what they say. Im not officially chosen! It’s …

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I finished my certification training! I feel like I passed with flying colors, but we shall see in a couple of weeks or so. Had a good, but extremely hectic past week. Which explains why I missed the monday blog post yesterday. Training, plus trying to finish moving into my new apartment. I absolutely love …

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