The Funeral My uncle passed away. He was a funny (French)man. He liked to make things, to take things apart and build them back together again. He loved dogs, and they loved him. He loved his wife, and he was the love of her life. He drank and smoked far too much, and his body eventually … More A Funeral, Family and Flu
I have been blown away by the number of men this past year who have come to talk to me about mental illness, predominantly anxiety. While 2.6% of the population experience depression and 4.7% have anxiety problems, as many as 9.7% suffer mixed depression and anxiety, making it the most prevalent mental health problem in … More A story about Anxiety and Depression. What’s your mental illness story?
I did my first radio interview with the wonderful Carolyn Sykes. We talked about Guide Dogs, mental health, a bit of Woo Woo and more. Check it out: https://m.mixcloud.com/kennetradio/feel-good-friday-10-feb-2017/
Depression kills. It eats you up inside and swallows you whole. Lucky are those who escape its grasp. I am going through a period of change right now. There are elements that are sad and which have made me cry, a lot. But, today for the first time in my life I face the world … More Depression ~ The Reality
Don’t you just love it when you stumble upon an absolute gem on the interweb? Danielle Hark has been affected by mental health challenges, both herself and with loved ones, she has made it her mission to empower as many other people who are struggling as possible, especially through the use of photography and creativity. … More Broken Light Collective ~ the online photography gallery for people affected by mental illness