Author Archives: Mr. Chickadee

Dog for Mental Health

Apologies to Lulu for the title. Her call for bloggers about mental health issues inspires a lot of good work …

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Dog for Mental Health

Apologies to Lulu for the title. Her call for bloggers about mental health issues inspires a lot of good work …

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You Make Me Crazy (but…)

Birdwatchers:  DeeDee and I wouldn’t ordinarily let you read our correspondence, but we agreed that this letter offers insight into …

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Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder

Julie Fast and John Preston, Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder.  Oakland: New Harbinger, 2004. DeeDee was crazy when I met …

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Last Cigarette

The good Doctor and I quit smoking this week.  Again. We both used tobacco when we met, but DeeDee decided …

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Crazy Music

We often note a relationship between mental illness and creativity, but connecting illness and the creative process is way out …

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