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I’m tired today. Bone tired… Days like this are difficult but today I’m focusing on I’ve gotten through one hundred percent of them before so I will this time as well. 50 more words

Springing leaks

He felt the weight of every poor decision he had made on his shoulders. Desperately trying to take back the vicious things he had said. Words he meant at the time and still feels but never wanted her to hear. 139 more words


Revisiting Don Quixote

This could be tougher than I thought.

I’ve been invited by the Oxford County Community Health Centre (in Woodstock, Ontario, Canada) to read a portion of the first book I had published in print, … 246 more words

Mental Health

WBUR: Help for stressed out college students

Nice post from WBUR’s Commonhealth on how  college students help keep each other  straight.

As a college student, I often feel surrounded by people who are stressed and struggling with their mental health. 38 more words

Health Care News

There's a light at the end of a very dark tunnel.

So the past week has been CRAZY.

Last Tuesday I visited the psychiatric nurse, who I chatted away to for a good hour about how I’ve been feeling, not just since having Renley, but raking up memories from my childhood. 178 more words



I’ll wander my way, and you will chase after
Chase after me with your whips, and your ropes.
I’ll run for the game, not for the struggle… 34 more words

Stop Stigmatising Male Mental Health

Out of the 6,000+ suicides that occur in the UK, 75% of those are committed by men. It is often viewed as a sign of weakness for boys and men to admit that they feel upset, scared, heartbroken or depressed; why is this still the case? 946 more words