I Have Psychotic Symptoms

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    Todays Stroll From Reality

    This morning was the start of a day full of psychotic symptoms. This morning I was going to take a shower and I saw rain drops falling from the cabinets. Also all around me I heard whispers in my ear. Usually whispers of my name. It make me extremely uncomfortable. My medication...
    MoonRain MoonRain
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 18, 2008

    The "Other" Side

    The "other side" is always near me even when not psychotic.  I find that people fear psychosis and know very little about it, and this is true with most mental illnesses.  I have psychotic episodes because I have bipolar disorder; either depression or mania...
    gatekeeper gatekeeper
    70+
    2 Responses Mar 26, 2008

    I hear voices that ring in my ears,

    and I occasionally go through bouts of depression.
    WatchOutItsKyle WatchOutItsKyle
    18-21, M
    Feb 4, 2014

    Psychosis

    My psychotic symptoms keep getting worse. I am bipolar type 1. It is complete misery. I am on both Depakote and Abilify. My psychiatrist is going to take me off Depakote and put me on lithium. It is scary sometimes. I see people that are completely black. Standing and...
    MoonRain MoonRain
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Jun 1, 2008

    Brain Storm

    I have Bipolar Disorder type one. It is extremely difficult. I am here because I expierence psychotic symptoms. It is horrible. I am delirious, see things, sense things, feel things. The night of my suicide attempt I thought that I felt angel tears falling all over my body. I was...
    MoonRain MoonRain
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 17, 2008

    Its Been a Battle...

    i have suffered from psychotic episodes and there not very nice. i believed that people could read my mind, and see what i was doing and saying and thinking, it got to the stage where i was going mad trying to control what i think in case i incriminate myself. it was really...
    Arktos Arktos
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Mar 18, 2008
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