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The black dog

In my mid twenties I was in a job where I was bullied by my boss. Every day I cried in the car going to work. 943 more words


Withdrawal Saga Continued - Benzos

Back to the grind after a five week or so ‘withdrawal holiday’.

Although it was more like a minimum recovery period possibly needed. I pushed a little hard on the Seroquel withdrawals through January and February this year and so continued to experience symptoms throughout March. 393 more words

The plan for today

I woke at around 6am today and for a while thought about what I was going to do. I do this each morning, lie there and plan out step by step what I’m doing. 784 more words

Understanding the Pros and Cons of Sleeping Tablets

Reaching for the first sleep aid that you find when your insomnia hits is not a good idea, especially if the sleep aid you prefer are sleeping tablets. 855 more words


Nope, No Words

The heady mix of pilates, therapy and steroids yesterday meant I was too exhausted, both physically and emotionally to write, or do much of anything else for that matter. 141 more words

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2mg of Diazepam and a Pair of Jeans

I remember one time in hospital sitting up writing in my curtained cubicle when one of my favourite nurses came in to speak to me. It was the middle of the night and I couldn’t sleep, despite being dosed up on 400mg seroquel, zopiclone and lorazepam. 1,494 more words

Mental Health

How to pack quickly for your holidays!

I’m heading off on holiday tomorrow: UBER excited yah?! So I’m going here…

I have no idea why people make such a big deal out of preparing. 220 more words

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