About Skylar Wilson

Writer. Bipolar Warrior.

Skylar studied English and Creative Writing with a concentration in fiction, and she now writes a blend of Women’s Fiction and Contemporary Romance. She also lives with Type I Bipolar Disorder with Psychosis. Surviving two suicide attempts, she advocates for suicide prevention and mental health awareness. She currently has one book available, The Days Without You, which is available in print and ebook forms on Amazon.

Life

Mental Health

After unknowingly struggling for some time, Skylar was diagnosed with Bipolar in August 2008 after her first suicide attempt. Since then, she has been through ten hospitalizations, TMS treatments, and ECT.

Work

Currently, she works as a Senior Copywriter for an automotive marketing agency. In the past, she has done freelance editing.

Writing

An avid reader, Skylar started writing for fun in her teens. As an adult, she began writing a blend of Sweet Romance and Women’s Fiction. At the age of 31, she finished her Bachelor’s in English and Creative Writing with a concentration in Fiction.

Personal

Having grown up in Upstate New York, Skylar now lives in South Carolina with her husband and their dog.