I Name This Blog…


Reading cat’s blog earlier who is doing the Blogging 101 course, today it’s about how you chose your blog name.

Having previously had blogs on Blogger and AOL when I came to this platform I wasn’t entirely sure what it was going to be about let alone a name.

It took a few days of jotting down thoughts on what kind of posts to write, I had vague ideas of being a Carrie Bradshaw, charting my daily life then decided that would be too boring even for me, so readers I spared you that at least lol.

I then looked at my interests, none of which I dedicated anytime to except movies, therefore Film Friday was born, but still needed something meaty that said where I was coming from.

I’ve always had a passion for books and decided on The Alice In wonderland theme, this way I could write about what mattered to me now, and when I’m in that other place, I did feel like a kindred spirit when describing my breakdowns as “Falling Down The Rabbit Hole” this seemed to sum me up perfectly with the added tagline “I can’t go back to yesterday, I was a different person then” which of course I was.

So the blog was born, and I wrote about different things, but only a small amount about depression, I’d been about 8 months into this blog when the black dog caught up and completely engulfed me, in what has hopefully been my last breakdown and I did indeed feel as though I’d fallen down the rabbit hole, not that magical place that C.S. Lewis describes, with the Cheshire cat and the tea party, I missed the turning for that one, and landed into the grim reapers playroom, and I was the only guest(or so I thought), anyway the title seems to fit, and because of that this time around I’m much more open about my experiences and what has brought me from there to here.

About therabbitholez

I returned to this blog in September 2014, after a 2 year absence, due to depressive illness and homelessness. This journey charts the rocky road to recovery and my feelings about it, and getting a home together after losing everything, this too has been a rocky rocky, both things connected on many levels, but separate at the same time. If you want to know more please read my blog:) and comment on any blog you like I enjoy the interaction, and belong to a great community on here. Thanks for reading.:)
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1 Response to I Name This Blog…

  1. Cat says:

    Now I understand your title and -tagline… lovely post

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