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Photo taken by contributor Liz Gilbert, a 28-year-old graphic artist who lives with schizoaffective disorder. Liz has made it a priority in her life to not be stigmatized by her disease. 137 more words


I Am Me Not A Survivor - why?

Every time I think things might be getting better relationship wise, something happens to bring it all crashing down.  Why do I do this all the time? 278 more words


Day 107

This morning after the yoga lesson and a brief meditation, the instructor said to everyone with utmost sincerity and a sweet smile, “Have a peaceful day”. 269 more words

Asking for help

I met up with a friend this morning and we discussed how to access various forms of support. There are some counselling services made available by employers and provide a 24/7 helpline. 369 more words

Mental Health

Her funeral

Mamma was laid to rest this morning in the cemetery next to her own mother.

Everyone spoke, but Audrey Rose (Bobbi) said it best : 34 more words


Turning Away

It’s been just over 2 years since I started this blog. Two years and 165 posts on grief, life, and family. Over 60,000 words about my brother, my thoughts, and the process of living after suicide. 707 more words


Rape jokes aren't funny... rape jokes are hilarious!

Rape is a sensitive topic, particularly for those personally effected and this post comes with a trigger warning (whats a trigger warning you ask? click here… 1,730 more words