Gasping for fresh air…

Mental illness presents itself in many different ways for different people. Some become completely isolated, some obsess about various tasks to keep themselves distracted. Some become reckless and unable to make clear decisions. Some turn to self harm as a way of coping. Mental illness is a different experience for everyone who suffers with it. … Continue reading Gasping for fresh air…

Every day we have a choice…

In life, none of us are perfect. We all make mistakes. We all have regrets. We all could be better sometimes. Sometimes we wear our pyjamas all day, or eat too much junk food. Sometimes we are impatient with our partners. Some days, we just make bad choices. We are human. We are flawed. And … Continue reading Every day we have a choice…

A lonely social butterfly…

We have all heard people talk about being alone in a room full of people. It is something that is often spoken about in movies, books and songs. But what does it truly feel like to experience this kind of loneliness? This is something I experience often, and on my darker days it can be … Continue reading A lonely social butterfly…