It’s my party and I’ll laugh if I want to

I started one of my posts recently with the line 'I want to be the best possible advert for recovery'. This still stands and slowly, I notice things happening in my life that are very good material for the above project. In the past two months things have happened in my life that didn't happen … Continue reading It’s my party and I’ll laugh if I want to

Limits, part two: the formative years

It’s hard to accept one’s bodily/mental limitations after years of either failing to identify them or completely denying them. I have spent such time time thinking I must do a certain set of things in life to earn my right to exist and I have done these things without any consideration of whether my body … Continue reading Limits, part two: the formative years

No Limits – The 2018 Yes Limits Megamix Version

Imagine living with an abusive partner for a very long time. I don’t have to imagine. My ED covers all bases when it comes to domestic violence. Some readers may find it distasteful that I compare this illness to domestic violence and I understand that. My intention is not to undermine the experiences people who … Continue reading No Limits – The 2018 Yes Limits Megamix Version

The world is full of triggers

...I exclaimed earlier today at a peer support group I was facilitating. That's all I'll say about the content of that group, as confidentiality is of much importance. I don't usually run groups, as I like to attend them (help yourself first so you can better help others). What I love doing at my association … Continue reading The world is full of triggers