I thought it would be almost compulsory to write an anniversary edition so here I is. On this day Feb 26th, a year ago, I started my recovery. If this was a film, there would be one of those rewind scenes now where I end up on the steps of the Helsinki underground with a … Continue reading Anniversaryeah
Ten outta ten, that just registered in me! The World Mental Health Day is 10/10. That's a braw day to celebrate pretty much the most important thing I could think of for any living human, apart from the company and love of other humans. Mental health! I love this topic obvs as I've been both … Continue reading 10/10
On Friday, I was accepted back to University to continue my Masters degree in Philosophy. This was something I had been waiting for 3,5 months for, from the time I submitted my plea for the reinstatement of my right to degree completion. I had a statement from my psychiatrist, which supported my own plea and … Continue reading Recent developments
A good philosopher starts with defining a concept. I am a good philosopher, so I know that every human has their own definition of any concept, and, whilst we can agree to a fixed definition when we want to use a concept for a specific purpose and we need a solid foundation to start from, … Continue reading Thoughts of a Sunday morn
I know a person very close to me, who may never understand my experience of illness and recovery. I have tried to make them understand it as I spend quite a lot of time with this person and this person is someone who is very important to me. I care about this person's opinion of … Continue reading My forwards walk
I started my blog telling you, the internet, about a date. A very specific date. 26.2.2018. Tattooed on my wrist. Here's another date: 3.5.2018. Yesterday. Which date is more important, the day when the battle started, or the day when it ended and you won? I can't decide, so the tattoo may see an addition … Continue reading Whoop, there it is!
Do you have a loved one who is constantly under-performing in life? That person may have an eating disorder! I joke, but at the same time I do not. Plenty of people underachieve in life and the reasons to that are many and varied. However I do suggest an ED may often create, when it … Continue reading Storming the barricades, etc.