There are some blogs that I write that come like a swift thought. Others take months to fester inside me until I can find the words to give the subject justice. This one is one of those. It's about people-pleasing. It's about painful situations and more than anything, it's about staying true and hopeful in … Continue reading The Moment I Stopped Trying To Be Someone I Wasn’t.
When you're a creative type of person and you take the decision to pursue a career in one of the many creative sectors, especially those heavily public ones, many will agree that the chances of you suffering some form of mental illness are quite high. That is not to defer anyone from following their dreams, … Continue reading How To Be A ‘Creative’ And Deal With Mental Illness
Okay, granted it's not midnight yet as I'm writing this, it's actually currently 7 minutes to BUT the sentiment is the same. Many nights I find myself awake staring at my laptop screen and killing time, too awake to sleep and too tired to do anything huge. That midnight madness where my mind decides it's … Continue reading It’s Midnight and My Mind Is Awake
Some things happen in this life, and sometimes they can be really bloody horrible. There can be events, or people and the things they do to you, mentally or otherwise that can cause so much trauma for an unimaginable amount of time. From then on there are few paths that come from that background, there … Continue reading Do You Ever See Me? | A New Poem
NEW POEM!! As always let me know what you think. EDIT: I was going to leave it at that, but I want to introduce it with something more. This for me, is to do with mental illness and the confusion that it causes at times. If you suffer from mental health issues, please look around … Continue reading Today’s Face – A Poem
NEW POEM. This one was made with relapsing back into Depression in mind, with a format that might work as a spoken word poem, because I wanted to experiment with that style, to see how it feels. As always let me know what you think. Relapse Sometimes happiness comes with the fear That the familiar … Continue reading Relapse – A New Poem
I was getting really into a game called Haiku Jam on my phone, where you create Haiku's with people all over the world that I wanted to try and experiment with my own full Haiku. So here is my new poem, two stanzas, each stanza hopefully works as a standalone Haiku and that both come … Continue reading Confidant – A New Poem