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A feeling of peace

Today is the first day of holidays for most teachers and students in Victoria, Australia.

I am sitting in my lounge room watching Bargain Hunt on television, feeling a little pain but a lot of peace. 272 more words

Chronic Illness

"I'm So Sorry You're Alone"

The title of this post is the very first sentence Mom said to me over the phone, after telling me that 3 was dead. Not too long after that, it occurred to me that I was glad that, if any one of my siblings had to be alone hearing the news, I’m glad it was me. 424 more words


Trying to put my feelings into words

I think today is the perfect place to start this blog. It was six years ago to this date (and scarily it was also a Sunday) that I lost my Grandpa. 626 more words


Day five

This post will be short and sweet, but I wanted to let all those fellow sober bloggers who have been so wonderfully supportive know that I am alive, well and sober =) 285 more words


One Week

So I’ve made it one week without going into hospital and without the support of the home treatment time. It sounds a bit petty ‘oh look at me I managed to be alive’ but it kind of is a big deal for me at the moment. 191 more words

Eating Disorder Recovery

Complex Christmas and an Inspiring Story

I can’t believe it’s been September since I’ve written here. A lot has been happening, mostly good things. A lot of growth. A lot of healing. 963 more words

Learning To Live Again

If We Were Having Coffee - 12/21/14

While contemplating the many tasks ahead of me for the day, I chose to procrastinate a bit longer and write.  I really do not want to do the pre-holiday stuff that needs to be done!   477 more words