Creative writing: The Innocent Boy

This is his story. He walked towards the mirror and knealt down on the night of a full moon, it’s reflection mirrored in the glass. He stopped. His inner evaluative speech triggered his thoughts to reconcile the attachment developments he experienced as a child as he remembered all he had courageously fought through; the mirror […]

Is it time to rethink borderline personality disorder?

I thought I’d do a post after seeing a post on Facebook about a kind hearted young girl taking her own life because of borderline personality disorder caused by abuse. I just want to point out the effects of borderline personality disorder and how it may impact on caregivers: BPD are loving individuals They are […]

What is love?

Love is undefinable. You think the person you love will always deliver the same you give to them. If it’s imbalanced it is destructive. As Shakespeare once said “The route of all heartache is expectation”  You can’t expect anyone to love you but you can always hold on to that inner hope. You have to love […]

Why you should never be ashamed of having a mental health condition 💗

I know how difficult it is to control, I know the intensity of your reactions, I know the stigma, that others should find reason to be scared of you. What society doesn’t appreciate is the way the brain can create abnormal connections through the neurotransmitters affecting the limbic system which needs specifically targeted treatment. You can get accused […]

A solemn night 💫

Chapter One She took one last step towards him. Her heart jumped at the sight of her illusions. She was questioning herself. She was wondering by unexpectedly. She felt love for him with no understanding of why. This left her craving more. She realised she had absorbed his personality traits and her brain would never […]

Welcome to Mania

My biggest passion for life is to help another in some way or other. In a period of depression mixed with mania you lose what matters to you (I hear you), but you’re determined for a fresh start without destroying your creativity.  Sometimes you can’t take in information but can release it. You are judged at […]

What mood swings feel like🦋

In its highest moments it shines from the brightest star 💫 It loves people, places, colours, travel, art, creativity, writing, history, culture, plans, ideas, goals, languages, learning, spirituality. A tidal wave. In its darkest moments your brain feels suffocated. Your body is in pain, your creativity diminished, your outlook impaired your relationships a struggle, your […]

The yacht in the ocean

The yacht was still, still as the midnight wind. Rocking gently creating swirling ripples around its frame Rocking so slight reflecting the moons shadow A whistle of air and a swift blow of wind can destroy its still essence and send it plummeting vivaciously into the depths of the unknown. But listen… But look… Did […]

A special moment 🖍

It took me a while to figure out what my purpose in life is. Who I should be. I was often comfortable and confused in isolation, alienated from the busy outside world when I found a love for books and writing. I would spend some days at the British Library in London sitting with a […]

Ideas for a mental health business – creating a business plan

Audience: Reformers & Strugglers Reformers: Are enlightened, freedom, socially aware, independent judgement Aim: To build a business for mental health sufferers Name of the business: Consists of: Groups; Counselling CBT/TB-CBT Arts & crafts Groups Play area/learning support unit for children under the age of 18 Personal gym Play area/learning support unit for children under the […]

What are you capable of?

Ever wondered how you could make a difference to others? Ever wanted to avoid people who drain you? Your goals over everything. What are you capable of? What are your strengths? What makes you different? What do you enjoy doing? Do you often listen to others advice without listening to your own? Do you ever […]