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The morning message.

Dear Future Hope,

I took a moment this morning to write a quick message to myself on the side of the fridge. The actual quote is “change happens when the pain of staying the same is greater than the pain of change” but I had to amend it as I was working with limited letters… 126 more words


Where I am

So much for writing every week, huh?

I realise there aren’t many people following this blog (thank goodness – otherwise I’d feel guilty and accountable!) But for those who are here: thank you, and I hope to share more with you over the coming months. 786 more words


Persistent Depressive Disorder – PDD (F34.1)

By David Joel Miller.

What if you don’t ever remember being happy?

Persistent Depressive Disorder – PDD (F34.1) is new to the DSM-5. The DSM is the book professionals use to identify mental illnesses. 1.029 more words

Emotions And Feelings

Hanging there in thin air pt.2

I contained my breath for a few seconds, as my plumped chest ballooned around the heart as though contracting it and I felt slowly; that tight stream of vessels palpable and visceral pump ever tighter, forcing that warm tender feeling up the back of my neck and in and around the tops of my cheek bones – as you would do with your fingertips on an early spring Sunday morning. 165 more words

Short Story

Greetings from the bottom

Smart person is always step forward. It means, this person think about results of present actions and she can predict possible consequences. One Croatian quote says : “don’t go with throat to pick strawberries”. 458 more words


How my neighbour saved my life

— Like the other stories on this blog, this is a fictional story. I was inspired to write this when I watched a video of a man playing a piano medley and someone had replied to it with “I would love to be his neighbour” — I hope you have as much fun reading it as I had writing it — 1.334 more words