Being a sufferer and being a victim are different things. Suffering is being affected by an illness or experiencing something bad or unpleasant. A Victim is a person who has been harmed physically or mentally. I am a sufferer of a mental illness, but I am not it’s victim and I refuse to continue letting
As I have been spending a lot of time cooped up in my flat and avoiding contact with anyone going back to work and socialising has become an unexpected adjustment process, and an exhausting one at that. Everything becomes that little bit harder to get back in to the longer you’ve been away from it.
Today I went back to work after quite a while off due to depression. As important as work is I can’t stress enough how much I needed the time off due to my mental health and just how important it is, when you are going through something as horrible as depression, to focus on yourself
In the 3 years I have spent running this blog I have gone through some pretty big life changes. Not only have I transitioned from being a teenager to what is, supposedly, considered an adult, but I have moved out from living with my parent, got a university degree, started a full time job, been
Three years ago today I had the little idea of starting a blog to improve my writing and have a general outlet for my thoughts, now here I am older, more mature and with less time to reflect on things in life. Although I am finding it increasingly more difficult to find the time to
Choosing something we want to do for the rest of our lives is so difficult, especially when we’re forced to pick it out at such a young age. The thing that plagues all young people and makes me squirm, picking a career that not only fits us, but doesn’t fill us with impending doom. At
Success is different for every person which means it is a very difficult thing to define. Everyone has or will have their own individual idea of what success is and that will differ from the people around them. For some it’s money, others seek fame whereas some people just want a job. There is no way