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A Cautionary Tale


For a (former) card carrying member of the sex, drugs and rock ‘n roll generation, taking anti-depressants should be a no-brainer, right? Except when it isn’t. 1,405 more words

Anti Depressants


With a lot happening  for me at the moment it has been a while since I have had a chance to write a blog post, but I have had the chance to write this poem relating mainly to my recovery from anorexia. 202 more words



I missed one of my best friends’ wedding this past weekend. Not because I couldn’t make it, but because our friendship has recently come to an end. 301 more words


Camp Whatcha Wanna Do

I went to summer camp and it changed my life. For seven days, I was working with kids who have cancer, or have had cancer, and their friends and siblings. 311 more words

Jealousy's Intrusions

I was going to try finish reading Practical Mysticism instead but my emotions are such that they will interfere with every activity, with every leisure, until they themselves, engaging the sweep of my attention, are instead laid on the table and perused squarely. 1,102 more words


Mental Health Series: June – Lack of Motivation

This is the sixth in my series of mental health posts that will be in 12 parts – one post per month for the full year – each focussing on a different aspect of mental health that I have experience with. 1,638 more words

Mental Health

The anxious parents guide for travelling

I f’ing hate flying with kids.

And I’m guessing if you’re reading this post you’re not a big fan of it either.

Don’t get me wrong, the whole idea of being a cosmopolitan mum city hoping with my kids, licking ice cream in Italy and sun worshiping on the golden beaches of the Caribbean sounds as appealing than a night with Tom Hardy. 1,254 more words