Category Archives: Health

Dealing With Reality


The last 10 years or so haven’t been kind (if you’re a reader of this blog you’ll know why) which brings me to the present day, in recovery from depression although anxiety still has a firm grip, homelessness and all … Continue reading

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Travelling On A Road Called Hope


I often wonder how long I will be on this road, when I look back the road has turned to dust like I didn’t even exist, as dreams crumbled beneath weary feet. The road travelled has had so many twists … Continue reading

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My Wings Touched The Flame


My fingers have hovered over the keyboard several times over the last 5 months, my thoughts refusing to flow from my mind through my fingers. To quickly update, I had hit almost bottom and ended up sleeping in the shop … Continue reading

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How I Enabled My Depression


Way back in the nineties, I had a very high pressure job, working 90 plus hours per week, the usual mix of deadlines, sometimes unrealistic targets staff management, my sustenance was coffee and cigarettes, stress didn’t even begin to cover … Continue reading

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