Are you an over-worrier? Do you worry to much about things beyond your control, or do you wait until there is something to actually worry about? My husband is ill. (Not just his psychiatric illness) He is having an exploratory heart procedure shortly and they think they’ll be putting in stents when they’re in there. … More Wasting energy through worrying
Not sure if I’ve ever mentioned this on my blog, but I’m a carer to my husband. He has a plethora of health problems, he suffers from schizophrenia, bipolar, and anxiety which is usually well controlled with medication, he has heart issues, and heading to have an angiogram and possible stents in Melbourne (160km away) … More Lies, deception and the mentally ill.
How do you help a 15yo that doesn’t want to be helped? I’m struggling so bad to help him, and I’m desperate. My 15yo son is 6ft tall, at the end of last year he was a fit, healthy, 75kg guy. Now he’s 53kg, skin and bone, looks like shit, not eating, exercising excessively and … More Anorexia in boys
Ever feel like you’re losing your mind? I’m struggling so bad to stay on top of everything, but I’m sinking and I can feel myself losing the battle. I’m stressed. Actually, I think stressed would be an improvement. There’s so many things in my life turning to shit at the moment, I’m not sure how … More Losing my mind
Her reflection in the shattered mirror shows the broken soul, the jagged edges wanting desperately to join as one and heal the wounds that only she can see. The eyes filled deeply with sorrow, the smile disguising the pain that fills her broken, damaged heart. The wounds cut deep, an explosion of emotion sets off … More Inside depression
The country was rocked this week at a story that was close to my heart. A young boy, Luke Batty, wanting 5 more minutes of special fun, playing cricket with his Dad. Just 5 more special minutes with a person who loved him. A person who cared for him, and should be his protector and … More Tragedy, murder and compassion