on ups and downs

Life with mental health issues feels like riding a rollercoaster. Somehow I seem to have joined the wrong queue and ended up on an extreme ride rather than the nice…

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world mental health day 2018

Another day, another mental health awareness day. That's how it feels sometimes. Another day where my social media feeds fill up with words and images. Of support, encouragement, reassurance. Calls…

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do you know me?

Do you know me? Because I certainly don't. I don't know who I am anymore. The idea for this post has been eating away at me for months now. For…

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taking a step

I had two main goals moving to Leeds. And to tell you the truth I am not sure which is going to prove more difficult... ∗ a one woman mission to try…

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false starts and dead ends

The title of this post pretty much sums up my attempts at writing blog posts these past few weeks. Actually no...it pretty much sums up how my life seems to…

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you are not alone

  Day Twelve: Critique a Piece of Work "Hold on, Hold On. Everybody hurts. You are not alone" ~ REM Everybody Hurts Another day I initially felt very tempted to…

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