Anxiety · depression · Illness · mental health · Poetry · Writing

I am the ocean, I am the sea: a poem.

In honour of Depression Awareness week, I thought I’d share a poem I wrote. I wrote this when I was first started on heavy antidepressants, my body and mind going through that process of trying to adjust to new medication, and feeling like you don’t know who you are any more. I think this was… Continue reading I am the ocean, I am the sea: a poem.

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In honour of Depression Awareness Week

Afternoon all! I wanted to share with you this company that I found on Facebook, The Blurt Foundation. If you haven’t heard of them, their aims are to help people understand depression, and to help those who are suffering. They understand it, and understand that we need to talk about it more openly. They raise awareness,… Continue reading In honour of Depression Awareness Week

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Oh, I get by with a little help from my friends.

Hey all! So, if you’ve read my previous posts, you’ll know that I haven’t exactly been having the best time. With my health and personal problems overwhelming me, I found my self in a negative pit of darkness and hopelessness, yet again. As with all social media outlets, I posted a status on Facebook, venting… Continue reading Oh, I get by with a little help from my friends.