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Recognising, Acknowledging And Negotiating With Anxiety | Image

Recognising, Acknowledging And Negotiating With Anxiety

A guest post. Trigger Warning: Mentions of eating disorders and mental health illnesses.

December 31, 2020 Read More

MhWHY | Image

MhWHY

A guest post. Over the past year, I was working with women situationed in a fragile, perilous situation, one that people without privilege so often find themselves in. This was in a therapeutic context, & the first thing to hit me when I went in there, was that their ‘needs’ could not be more removed from the so-called domain of mental health....

March 21, 2019 Read More

A collection of pieces | Image

A collection of pieces

A guest post. O K A Y There’s no answer to whether it is a good thing or a bad thing to be merely okay. On some days, that’s all we have. We have to make do....

March 21, 2019 Read More

Wither away slowly | Image

Wither away slowly

A guest post. Trigger Warning: Mentions of self-harm & death.

March 10, 2019 Read More

A bright red sticky note | Image

A bright red sticky note

A guest post. Trigger Warning: Mentions of depression.

March 6, 2019 Read More

Fresh start | Image

Fresh start

A guest post. Trigger Warning: Mentions of battling an anxiety disorder.

March 6, 2019 Read More

Tomorrow | Image

Tomorrow

A guest post. Every failure I’ve ever faced has taught me fall down and bounce back as more stronger, bolder and tougher than ever. Every place I’ve ever visited has brought me closer to my own home....

January 17, 2019 Read More

The world is big enough for all of us: Social Media and Mental Health | Image

The world is big enough for all of us: Social Media and Mental Health

A guest post. Social media dominates our lives more than we think it does. There aren’t many of us who can go about our day doing anything productive or fancy without thinking about sharing it on social media first....

January 15, 2019 Read More

An ode to my past self | Image

An ode to my past self

A guest post. I’m sorry For not being creative enough Expressive enough Loud enough Enough Just enough Was I enough? But I know it didn’t matter Doesn’t matter I will stay And I will leave...

January 14, 2019 Read More