I am blogging intermittently as part of the #MadCovidDiaries project at MadCovid.com. Other posts are below, their order gives a sense of the degree to which they explain my understandings of myself and the world.
An account of my second experience of mania with a focus on ideas around meaning-making, power and their significance to the social project of sanity. A long but thorough introduction to how I frame experiences ever since – February 2020.
A detailed history of my first thirty years of psychiatric treatment, with a focus on the consequences of diagnosis and what self-directed care and use of psychotropic medication can look like – February 2020.
Acting effectively sometimes requires us to embrace multiple, conflicting understandings of the world around us. Democrats are failing to appreciate how much politics in the US has changed – February 2020.