The time I saw a Deputy Explode…

By James Heaton

A long time ago, in a galaxy far away I made a living as a private investigator. I spent eight years sitting in a car taking pictures of cheating spouses. …

1974 James Heaton

Why Superheroes are Important

I had a rough childhood, but didn’t we all? Being sick more than I care to remember, I was frail and in this frailty I felt weaker than the other kids my age. I spent most of my childhood reading and living in a fantasy world…

1984, The Story of the Pink Bicycle

James Heaton

It was an early morning in late August, the summer heat was still in the air. In a few days it would be September and before anyone knew it, Fall would be slipping in. Kids were already back in school, the…

by James Heaton 2021

Bipolar Disorder isn’t the type of disorder or condition that you deal with occasionally. It isn’t like having migraines that pop up unannounced every now and again. Not to diminish the severity of people suffering with migraines, or other disorders, because they are all incapacitating in…

Top 10 List for Overcoming Your Depression

I have been battling Bipolar Disorder for as long as I can remember. I was originally diagnosed in 1996 with BPD and soon after started medication. Between 1996 and 2020, I have tried almost all the meds available for depression, Bipolar Disorder, and…

The ever-present Black Culture of Savannah Georgia is something that I cannot overlook as a writer. The city itself is versed in culture and offers examples of the finest architecture that many have ever seen. Beauty lies abundant in the timely city squares with their luscious foliage and thick dark…

THE BREAKABLE FORT

by James A. Heaton

I was only eleven when Billy Tyler died. It was during our summertime break from school and as much as I wonder what life would be without that instance, I try to see how it has changed my life. Out of all the…

By James Heaton

Copyright 2019

HEM’S GHOST

The trusty bottle of Captain Morgan’s rum cost $7.85, and it was as good as I remembered it. From the first time I ever drank rum , twelve long years ago, until now I see it as a jovial drink, never a drink…

The Secret to Being Bipolar

by

James Heaton

I used to spend my days wanting to be normal, fantasizing about being like my friends who handled their moods like professionals. I used to think that I was so messed up, and that every reaction to my daily life was bizarre…

By James Heaton

Copyright 2020

This is the story of a man who faces life much like we all do. He has highs and lows and at times he thought he would never see tomorrow. His journey through life gives love and takes love. …

James Heaton

Published writer, author of Life with Bipolar Disorder, A Long Drive to the Coast and Elizabeth Jenkins. A musician, a father, a husband and artist.

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