Read a free sample or buy Bipolar. Memorias de un estado de ánimo by Cheney, Terri. You can read this book with Apple Books on your. “Comprendí que la autentica belleza no reside en la ausencia de fealdad sino en su aceptación.” ― Terri Cheney, Bipolar. Memorias de un estado de · 2 likes. Rachel said: To be clear: there are bipolar rich people and there are bipolar On the outside, Terri Cheney was a highly successful, attractive Beverly Hills.

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Jan 22, Holly rated it really liked it Shelves: Simple acts seem miraculous: Mar 18, Michael rated it liked it.

She went so far as to compare herself to — What was his name? Life is not easy, but it’s simpler now. What was less appealing about the book in my reading was the decision to abandon any sort of chronological organization or any effort to explain clearly how her treatment ended up working [by the end, she has been functioning well and nonsuicidal for a couple of years, but this comes essentially out of the blue].

Jul 31, Juliette rated it it was ok Bjpolar You will not feel this way forever. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


January 26, Sold by: View all 5 comments. But I still hestitate to take my shirt off and reveal my scars to a new lover.

Apr 29, Jennifer rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Has Terri been able to remain relatively stable through medication therapy and writing since this book came out?

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Learn more about Amazon Prime. The Equity Book G She was begging them to help her; to understand that she desperately needed her medicine; that she was ill.

Memorias de un estado de. I was practically out of breath, fatigued, all by this woman’s words describing her life. Mar 06, Ally rated it it was amazing Shelves: You grow up separated from the people on the bus, or the people on the street, by a glass wall of money, education, a profession.

Anyone interested in mental illness, or just a good memoir should read it.

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She doesn’t just say “hypomania makes you hypersensitive to stimulation”; she writes “when you’re heading up toward mania, the slightest sensation hotwires your nerves.

This was the best memoir about bipolar that I’ve read so far. It was quite matter-of-fact and not as emotional as I had thought it would be considering the subject matter. As an entertainment lawyer, Cheney tried for the life she thought she had wanted. Anyone who knows someone close to them who suffers from mental illness would gain muc Cheney is relentless with pressing her mania against the reader, rarely letting up.


Mar 04, Laura rated it it was amazing. The book jacket served to warn me of this feature, claiming that episodic unfolding of events would enable the reader “to viscerally experience the incredible speeding memoorias of mania and the crushing blows of depression, just as Cheney did”.

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Sep 16, Rebecca rated it it was amazing. She also tries to kill herself several times. This harrowing yet hopeful book is more than just a searing insider’s account of what it’s really like to live with bipolar disorder. Cheney decided to leave the law and devote her advocacy skills toward a cause that is closer to her heart: She makes it clear at the beginning that this book reflects her life as she has experienced it.