5 Ways Roller Derby can help those with Mental Illness

Roller Derby is a mixed bag community. Players come from all walks of life. It is a veritable melting pot of backgrounds. You have people who are married, divorced, pansexual, bi-sexual, homosexual, professionals, stay-at-home parents, the former cheerleaders, the former misfits, every nationality under the sun, etc.  I think it is why it's so easy … Continue reading 5 Ways Roller Derby can help those with Mental Illness

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HealthiNation: True Champions of Bipolar Disorder

Back in January of this year I was approach to be apart HealthiNation.com "True Champions" series. They chose me to be a representative of Bipolar Disorder. They followed me on my blog and Facebook page which help them decide on filming me. They were impressed of how active of a life I have despite having … Continue reading HealthiNation: True Champions of Bipolar Disorder

The Bane of my Existence: 27/5

For those of you who are not familiar to the derby world, 27/5 is going to be the death of me. So every player must pass a skills test before they can bout for the team. (Bout=Game) By some magical force, I have passed all my skills except one. The much dreaded 27/5. So what … Continue reading The Bane of my Existence: 27/5