It’s Mental Health Awareness Week here in the UK. I think it’s a great initiative because I believe that the more stories we share about our inner lives and the struggles of our minds, the stronger we will become. Today I want to write about my experience as a capable and competent individual, a mother, and … More Let’s talk about depression….
I’d never have chosen things to be the way they were in the past, but having lived through the hurricane and aftermath of a messed up marriage I’ve got a bench mark for ‘bad’ in marriage terms, and also ‘good’. This weekend, for example. It’s been pretty awful in life terms. Some rough stuff happened … More Why this weekend has not been impossible
I never seem to do things in quite the right order. 3 days ago I posted what was probably a good summary statement of the past 2 years when I’ve been mostly absent from this space. Yesterday I wrote something that came out of my day’s experiences. It told you nothing about my marriage or … More a bit of a catch up
I got to bed last night and I had all kinds of things from the day clinging on to me. Mostly they belonged to other people and I’d got close enough for some of the stuff clinging on to them to transfer to me. It happens when you talk and when you listen. I’m glad … More When all the shit sticks or ‘Jesus, the peeler’