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How to Survive An Irish Teenage Disco

First of all before I get into this I just want to apologise for neglecting my blog…it’s been too long. This is going to be a very different type of post and I suppose I’m revealing a little bit more about myself in this post in more ways than one. 459 more words


Breaking Out of Your Cage: How I Handle Being an Introvert

Most of the people who know me would call me shy. I am in some ways but those most comfortable around me know me as the opposite. 1,934 more words

Mental Health

An Abuse Story (Part Eight: Ekim is Dead)

A month had passed since Ekim and I had seen each other in person. I had met an old friend from high school on myspace. We became friends and started to hang out often. 1,432 more words

Mental Health

Crooning on the cross in 2017

The past year has been a messy muddle for masochists who seemed to revel in it, but we really should stop fretting about what’s in store for the new year. 453 more words

How to Survive Rough Nights

The first step is to surrender to the fact that they will happen, and that it’s okay. Babies are not machines, they are living creatures that are developing rapidly and experiencing many challenging things.  570 more words

Why We Ignore Climate Change, Part 1

I’m going to spend the next few posts examining a précis I did of George Marshall’s book Don’t Even Think About It: Why Our Brains Are Wired To Ignore Climate Change… 814 more words

Important Concepts

The Struggle To Engage

I have not written in my blog now for over three months. For me, it has been a major struggle to engage, initially due to travel requirements but especially so after the American election. 970 more words

Important Concepts