Depression: Stepping Into The Light

Share This: I’ve not felt like myself for such a long time, I think I’ve forgotten what it feels like to be me.  Depression gets you like that. It’s ironic how some of the best things have happened to me in the last few years, but I’ve not really been present enough to embrace them.  I’ve enjoyed moments, days even,…

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The Mistakes We Make…#ThePrompt

Share This: She had a child of her own now. It changed things. She realised how difficult this parenting lark was.  She knew she wouldn’t always get it right, so should she forgive Mother for the mistakes she had made?  Could she really keep her from her Grandson? Did Mother have a right to know he existed?  She wrestled with all…

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Week 29: Where Did My Mojo Go?

Share This: This is week 29 of a difficult pregnancy.  This week has been very a difficult week! I’m sure I’ve had more pins in me than a pin cushion!  My resilience is pretty low any way, so going through the mill lends itself for an unsettled time all round.   First it was the midwife, with that viscous Anti-D…

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My Mum’s A Bit Mental…..

Share This: OK, I know that’s not the most politically correct blog title in the world but when your 9 years old, that’s the only way you can put it.  I grew up with a Mum who suffered from Bipolar Disorder.  Needless to say life was quite dysfunctional. Living with a parent who had significant mood swings and was unpredictable…

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