I’m not sure why I felt like revisiting my teenage, (and younger) years today. It’s not like I have particularly fond memories of them like most people do. My years spent growing up in Surrey were mediocre at best. I was physically and mentally bullied for pretty much the entire amount of time I spent in education, which lead to self-loathing, lonliness and the early onset of depression.
Today I’ve been feeling suicidal. Those of you that have followed my story throughout the lifetime of this blog will… Read more What depression feels like to me.
Note: I originally wrote this blog earlier this year for The Huffington Post. Unfortunately it wasn’t approved and published, perhaps… Read more My Experience Of Mental Illness And The Mental Health System
Last week I attended an assessment for Personal Independence Payment or as it’s more commonly known as PIP. This wasn’t… Read more Applying for PIP… Again!
Autumn has always been my favourite part of the year. I love the way the leaves on the trees all… Read more Thoughts on the festive season
It’s funny how life can be leading you in one particular way one moment, and then all of a sudden… Read more One step forward.. Five steps back