Peeling the onion can sting but the flavours are rich and deep

Having discovered my hidden feelings and their effects on me over time I began counselling with a Sence of urgency and enthusiasm.I had this crazy notion that I will find a quick fix for me grief and be able to live happily ever after as they say. I was not prepared for the routes this … Continue reading Peeling the onion can sting but the flavours are rich and deep

Strength in numbers there’s no shame in sharing

You can take a pain killer for a head ache you can put a plaster on a cut but dealing with a mental health condition is much more complex that just taking pill.Sometimes I feel like I need a degree in medicine to understand what’s happening to me. Some days it feels like I’m on … Continue reading Strength in numbers there’s no shame in sharing

365 days,2 books, 1 massive surprise, what will the next chapter be

Seeing the fruits of my labour in print and in colour was one of the most amazing days of my life.In my hands was a shiny book with a story I had created for a need to have a better representation of the lives of disabled people but also I needed to prove to myself … Continue reading 365 days,2 books, 1 massive surprise, what will the next chapter be

Fate is real…I know because I’ve been through it

“Everything happens for a reason” is a saying I’m all too familiar with. I never ever thought that one day I would be sat here and totally believing in it.  Despite me having very low self esteem I was determined to get myself out into the world so I threw myself out there and was … Continue reading Fate is real…I know because I’ve been through it

Excepting the long journey ahead

As I began to receive counselling I was also in the throws of yet another flare up of my back injury, sustained approximately 7 years ago. After a fall from my chair onto concrete I was dealing with increasingly painful episodes, unable to take a lot of time off work and with the demands of … Continue reading Excepting the long journey ahead