Depression: a Mini Survival Guide

Do you think that Depression is a minor illness? That it really only proves fatal in the weakest minds? I challenge you to re-think that stance. Do you have depression? Do you tend to ignore it, hoping that if you just get on with things, it will go away? Did someone tell you it would […]

Promised Joy

The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men   Gang aft agley An’ lea’e us nought but grief an’ pain, For promis’d joy! Robert Burns, “To a Mouse” (1785) You know that tendency we have to plan? You might not have much of it. But I would guess it’s there. Even if it’s buried under […]

Uncrushed

This blog mostly began as a way to write about depression. A lot of the time I don’t feel like writing about it. But I’m always still living it. And sometimes I get back to a point of expression and can write about it again. I’ve written previously about counselling and anti-depressants. They have both […]