Day: August 6, 2012
Finally a Smile on My Face
I moved back down to Columbus on January 2nd of this year. For the entire year prior I spent a quarter of it in the hospital and the rest of it back home in my house in Stow near Akron, OH (the home of LeBron James). During that 1st year I was absolutely miserable and […]Read More Finally a Smile on My Face
I am Available for Public Speaking!
Interested in hearing the whole story? I’m available for public speaking to any audience and I can speak on a variety of topics. I can speak on the effects of drugs and alcohol, mental health issues such as bipolar disorder, anxiety, and depression. I can also talk about reckless driving and just how fragile we […]Read More I am Available for Public Speaking!
Brutus on My Segway
This is a picture of me with the Ohio State University mascot Brutus on my Segway. In the fall of 2008 I decided that it would be a good idea to take out a $5000 loan to buy a Segway. As I found out later, when I ended up in the psych ward, excessive spending is all part of a manic episode. In less than 2 months I spent around $14,000 with credit cards and loans. Let’s just say that at least I was not approved for the $30,000 loan I applied for a few days earlier for a 2004 BMW M3. If you or anyone you know has bipolar disorder they can definitely talk to me about it. I’ve experienced the worst of it and it has changed my life forever.Read More Brutus on My Segway
2011 RECAP by Adam Helbling on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 7:33pm · When the clock struck midnight on January 1, 2011 I found myself alone working on New Year’s Eve. I spent the night working as a valet and was stuck working until 2 AM. This was the first time in my life […]Read More 2011 RECAP