Mental Health and the African-American Community—’You’re Not Weak, You’re Not Alone’ (bphope.com, June 21, 2018)

I’m an African-American—a Black man—living with a mental illness. My race and ethnicity is no secret; you can see that from my profile photo. I am one of the millions who suffer from it. My personal struggles with bipolar disorder are somewhat different from others, only because of the fact that I am an individual; … Continue reading Mental Health and the African-American Community—’You’re Not Weak, You’re Not Alone’ (bphope.com, June 21, 2018)

Sunday Night Thoughts: June 10, 2018

I'm just going to get straight to it with this one. Last week was rough out there in the fight to keep our mental illnesses from consuming us. Two talented people committed suicide within a few people. While I'm not the guy who goes all crazy about celebrities' lives and deaths, this isn't about celebrity … Continue reading Sunday Night Thoughts: June 10, 2018

Sunday Night Thoughts: May 20, 2018

Another Sunday night here in Atlanta. It was storming a little earlier, but I think that it all passed now. Like usual, I'm listening to the Sunday's slow jams mix on the radio. The only thing missing is something brown to drink. Tonight I'm going to talk about something that I had wanted to talk … Continue reading Sunday Night Thoughts: May 20, 2018