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The artisan sprinkles finally fell.

Reflecting back on the blog ” The love affair of the artisan and the beautifully mad”, a time when I questioned their complicated relationship and due to a lack of my own creative skills I questioned if I were in fact mad. 607 more words

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Not today

Hey everyone, how are you?

Today is not happening, it’s cancelled. Okay maybe it’s not cancelled, but I just want to hide away.


Today I have forced myself to go out and collect the remainder of my prescription. 208 more words

Learning From Your Mistakes Is Great

I suffer with perfectionism… big time.  I am trying to write a book at present, and I keep stalling.  I fear it will never get done, I fear it won’t be good enough.  65 more words


This is Diary of a Depressed Dad

I have been planning on writing something for some time but in true me style have been putting it off and putting off and simply not committing.  1,331 more words


Shattering the Myth of Confidence: Why the Self-Assured Man You're Looking for Doesn't Exist and Why That's Okay

“Fake it til you make it” is a cliche that’s repeated ad-nauseum, one that most of us latch onto as a way to impress our bosses, our friends, and, especially, our potential mates. 744 more words

Social media is doing very bad things to young people's mental health, experts warn

Social media is having a ‘negative’ effect on young people’s mental health, according to new research by the Centre for Mental Health.

The charity has published a briefing paper which called for urgent research to help young men and women ‘navigate the challenges of 21st-century life’. 410 more words


“In other words: If an organism is stuck in survival mode, its energies are focused on fighting off unseen enemies, which leaves no room for nurture, care, and love. 270 more words

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