My brain has been all over the show lately, or as I put it to my therapist, I have been ridiculously scatty of late. My brain has just felt like it is obsessing over a million things at once, none of which I can find a solid solution to because they aren’t problems that have … Continue reading Burnout
It’s been a month since I last wrote a blog and a lot has happened within that time. Some good, some bad, some both. I have learnt a lot over this past month, particularly over the last couple of weeks.A selection of sad events as well as events which whilst not sad were less than … Continue reading Tsunami
It feels like an age since I last wrote, turns out it’s been less than a month so I am not sure what that says for the month of June?! It has been exceedingly long but has also gone in a flash? It’s been an up and down month for me. Being back in therapy … Continue reading Rollercoasters
We are at the half way point of 2021 and how are we looking? On New Years Eve last year I wrote myself a letter to my future self to open on New Years this year, and I have been trying to remember what I wrote to myself to try and gauge how I’m doing. … Continue reading It Takes Time.
Picture the scene. It’s two in the morning. Storm Francis is ‘blowing a hooley’ as they say. I am stood watching it. I had just had a weird dream which had included an ex-partner of mine. Not a recent one, but one from about 12 years ago. He’d come to see me in hospital and … Continue reading Breaking the Blockers
As we throw ourselves into August, I have to say it’s been an interesting couple of weeks for me. I’m taking a few weeks off of dating. I realised it wasn’t sparking joy so Marie Kondo style, I got rid. I have taken some learnings from it, as I endeavour to with all that I … Continue reading Tinder, Trauma and Tree Stumps
I actually wondered whether it would be grammatically okay to start this with the word ‘ergh’. For someone with an English degree, my grammar is really quite appalling (technically it’s English Literature so I can read really well...). Answer? No. It’s not even a word, which is unfortunate considering it sums up so easily how … Continue reading A Little Bit of Ergh.