Tagged with sherry goes sane

Hypomania

I was sitting with Julie Fast, author of Mental Health books and Get It Done When You’re depressed. She told me about her post and how she was managing her hypomania during the world cup. She said, “Sherry. When was the last time you were manic?” I said, “Saturday. I was so high on life I couldn’t stop laughing.” … Continue reading

Sherry Goes Sane Contest Phase 3

Update on my painting for my Sherry Goes Sane Contest. I’m 50% done with my Contest Painting. I’m half way through painting the topic of ‘Brilliant Flowers Opening up to the Sun’ suggested by Alice Savage Gardner for my upcoming Sherry Goes Sane book contest. I will announce the actual contest details in the next … Continue reading

Subject for Sherry Goes Sane Contest

This is Phase 2 of the Sherry Goes Sane Reader Contest. Thanks so much to everyone who made a suggestion about my painting that I’m giving away in an upcoming Sherry Goes Sane Reader contest. (if you are not aware of the contest, please read my earlier posts.) Here are the topics I got to … Continue reading

Memorial Day 2014

May anyone who has lost a loved one or a family member, find closure this Memorial Day and may their unanswered questions help them to choose a life of abundance acceptance, love, and peace, as they grieve for their loss. Special Thanks to the US Military for sacrificing their lives for our freedom.

Marriage Equality Law in Oregon

I’m so proud of my brother Doug who fought for same sex marriage with his partner in Eugene, Oregon on a television station in 1985. Victory didn’t come soon enough to this precious person. After his friend died of AIDS, my brother ended up passing away in a small cold apartment with an IV stand by his … Continue reading

Northwest NAMI Walk May 18

The Northwest NAMI Walk on Saturday was a huge success. 3,000 walkers and 4,000 participants showed up in Portland to make a statement that no one should be ashamed that they have a mental illness and to make more programs for NAMI available. I was honored to be a part of this wonderful walk. I met … Continue reading