#TimeToTalk Day 2017 – On Mental Ill Health and the Magic of Talking

#TimeToTalk Day 2017 – On Mental Ill Health and the Magic of Talking

Content warning for brief mention of self-harm and suicide. “I love you wildly, and that is my solace.” – Harold Pinter Ever since I learned of the existence of the UK’s national Time to Change campaign, headed by charities Mind and Rethink Mental Illness, I’ve watched friends and acquaintances take a brave plunge and tell … Read More

On a New Diagnosis and Trying Not To Go Entirely Mad

On a New Diagnosis and Trying Not To Go Entirely Mad

Hello my blog friends, and any folks who may have landed here via other routes or sources *waving* I want to have a little chat about something that’s plopped onto my radar recently in a most unwelcome fashion. It’s something I’ve been reluctant to have a blog about (which is rather unusual for me) because … Read More