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Spilled Ink

A thought walked down her dura mater, tiptoing across the cerebrum. A pot of ink sneakily kept around the wrong corner was nudged. Ink fell and began spreading, drenching her thoughts in royal blue – taking away all shades of thought and all colours of imagination. 593 more words


On pills and privilege

When I came to terms with my mental illness, it was not simply through the help of family and friends. I was lucky enough to have the guidance of a psychologist. 394 more words

Wishing Away

I feel a bit reserved this morning. Not sure why. Maybe because I have my NVQ assessor to observe me tomorrow. Just some nerves on what I have to do. 60 more words


Google Will Now Ask Users: "Are You Depressed?"

Now Google wants to help you keep your mental health in check.

U.S.-based users who make depression-related queries on the search engine will receive the prompt: “Check if you’re clinically depressed,” and be invited to fill out a screening questionnaire. 211 more words


It all comes down to how you look at things

So, I lost my court battle to move back to the USA.

It’s taken me some time to process this, and I still have anger regarding it; as I said in a previous post, it has felt like the death of a loved one. 1.267 more words


Radio Star...

A few months ago, I had the opportunity to speak on the radio about my blog and my experience of anxiety. An old school friend of mine who works in the Irish media contacted me to ask if I was interested in talking to PJ Coogan from  329 more words