[Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE

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DOWNLOAD Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir 109 Ng the strengths and limitations of various treatments and medications and what studies tell us about the conundrum of attempting to cure an otherwise brilliant mindDarkly funny and intensely personal Forneys memoir provides a visceral glimpse into the effects of a mood disorder on an artists work as she shares her own story through bold black and white images and evocative prose. I really loved this book One of the best books I ve read about mental health Portrayed with so much personal insight and honesty it made me laugh and cry Having been a sufferer of depression it really helped me to see the illness with a new insight and there is a way to get people to understand the experience Thank you so much for laying it bare My heart goes out to everyone who suffers from the illness is ok to scatter our marbles Also a standout graphic novel in its own right you don t have to be bipolar to enjoy it Great story telling and drawing style Thank you thank you thank you for getting it out there

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DOWNLOAD Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir 109 Cartoonist Ellen Forney explores the relationship between crazy and creative in this graphic memoir of her bipolar disorder woven with stories of famous bipolar artists and writers Shortly before her thirtieth birthday Forney was diagnosed with bipolar disorder Flagrantly manic and terrified that medications would cause her to lose creativity she began a years long struggle to fi. Ellen Forney is a gifted artistcartoonist She is completely open soldiered on as my British mother in law would say until finally after Years finding the right combinations of medicationsexerciseactivitiestime alonetherapy that worked for herShe talks about fearing losing her creativity She didn t I did I was an art major most creative student I ve had in 30 years But the medicaton took away my ability to draw all her life She had them after a suicide attempt while in college They were administered improperly not enough tranuilizers too much electrical power so that she was awake for the whole thing She had vowed never to get ECT again I believe that is part of the reason why she killed herself there were many reasons including the fact that she was put on anti depressants which can cause a person with manic depression to go into an extreme maniaI wasn t real fond of the explicit sexual section but it s important for people to know that this type of behavior is part of the manic end of bipolar disorderIt s a complicated condition Ms Forney did a Brilliant job of work on this book

REVIEW ¸ E-book, or Kindle E-pub × Ellen Forney

DOWNLOAD Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir 109 Nd mental stability while retaining her passions and creativity Searching to make sense of the popular concept of the crazy artist she finds inspiration from the lives and work of other artists and writers who suffered from mood disorders including Vincent van Gogh Georgia OKeeffe William Styron and Sylvia Plath She also researches the clinical aspects of bipolar disorder includi. I read this book within 24 hours I saw a preview for it online and I drooled over it for months before I finally took a deep breath and said I ll give it a shot I typically only read either free or dirt cheap books on Kindle format I took the leap and got this physical copy and I have no regrets Her journeys are relatable and comforting to know that someone can relate I not only read this book but I plan to have my mother and fiance read it too for a better understanding of what s going on in my brain she puts everything I couldn t describe into words and drawings This book has been a huge deal for me especially as I pursue the Neverending medical journey of medicating that due discusses often in the book Very inspiring to keep pushing I m also considering buying a second copy to leave at my therapists office in case anyone else is struggling


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    [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE REVIEW ¸ E-book, or Kindle E-pub × Ellen Forney I adore this graphic memoir It's a book I read and reread regularly I have taught it to college students at least eight different semesters in a

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    [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE REVIEW ¸ E-book, or Kindle E-pub × Ellen Forney Ellen Forney × 9 DOWNLOAD It’s a good book but the glue is so old that I’m scared that some pages will fall out when I turn them I’m also not used to uite so many gooey marks on the cover of a second hand bookI’m always conflicted about when to buy a book new pay the author and when to buy it second hand save a tree Given I couldn’t buy a digital version of this book I decided I’d buy this second hand but buy as new a differ

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    CHARACTERS Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE Ellen Forney × 9 DOWNLOAD This book has been so valuable in my family’s life and Ellen has become our hero It’s even inspired my wife and I to create our own littl

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    [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE Ellen Forney × 9 DOWNLOAD REVIEW ¸ E-book, or Kindle E-pub × Ellen Forney I read this book within 24 hours I saw a preview for it online and I drooled over it for months before I finally took a deep breath and said 'I'll give it a shot' I typically only read either free or dirt cheap books on Kindle form

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    [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE I read it within 2 hours I could not put it down its an incredible insight into one woman's journey to an understanding and acceptance of herself and I could really relate despite not being clinically tested myself yet im getting round to it now this has given me a bit of a push to seek the help I need So for anyone suffering from a mental illness I suggest heavily that you read this it's graphic comic format

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    [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE This is an honest book about the struggles of the author after her diagnosis I think it would help people in similar situ

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    [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE I really loved this book One of the best books I've read about mental health Portrayed with so much personal insight and honesty it made me laugh and cry Having been a sufferer of depression it really helped me to see the illness wit

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    [Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir] EBOOK / KINDLE This book is fantastic If you're struggling with bipolar or know someone who is this will provide an excellent insight into living with the disease but I'd recommend this book to anyone with even a passing interest in either mental health or graphic novels It's both funny and moving and I couldn't put it down

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    CHARACTERS Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir Ellen Forney × 9 DOWNLOAD REVIEW ¸ E-book, or Kindle E-pub × Ellen Forney Good understanding of Bipolar Disorder that is very easy to read and to absorb the information in the pictures Has read all the standard works on the subject and included their wisdom too with Ellen's very own comic strip t

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  • 256pages
  • Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir
  • Ellen Forney
  • English
  • 01 August 2020
  • 9781592407323