Tag Archives: mood disorders

What is Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)?

I think it’s worse this year, but there are a few other things going on that are exacerbating my symptoms.   I seem to have a weird form of it, which starts in late July or August, when my body … Continue reading

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My dark thoughts.

When I feel like this, the only way I can cope is to write. I had one of my “black mornings.” I don’t get them every day, but when I do get them, they are overwhelming. I’m getting less of … Continue reading

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My Seasonal Affective Disorder makes me want to hibernate until spring.

Graph I made showing my mood pattern throughout the year. It’s this way every year. I’ve been thinking a lot about my SAD. SAD is triggered by the lack of light and shortening days for those affected with it. During … Continue reading

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