Found two other interesting accounts of people dealing with Bipolar and work related issues. Although their lives (and work) was filled with ups and downs, seems like both stories have a good ending. Which is encouraging for me!

Making Ends Meet
Lily writes about her work experience from the time she began showing symptoms of bipolar disorder up to her current job. Some things were humiliating, some made her proud of herself. Readers can learn from her experiences, good and bad.
 
Bipolar and Work - Ugh!
Guest Contributor Weezer (Sonya) talks about working - stress, medications, sleep issues, and why having a job is a top priority in her bipolar life.