Return It

My heart is so big you could cut it, knife and fork, and share it with the street. Share. I share my skin, my soul, my shelter with another and they claim it as their own. Then return it when it doesnโ€™t quite fit right, isnโ€™t what theyโ€™re after, change their mind. Do they have … Continue reading Return It

Life After University

As much as finishing my degree was a huge accomplishment and relief, with Final Year being the most stressful moment of my academic career, one thing I wasย never prepared for were the emotions that came with post-university life. Many would see finishing university as returning to the 'real world' and make joke of having to … Continue reading Life After University

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Happy Pills

They prescribe you a different colour, a magic dose, higher and higher. No student discount on those happy pills, but the unemployed are the typical buyer.   For it's some instant fix (well worth the try) that make you brain-dead. But, who's to believe you, when it's all inside your head?   'How are you … Continue reading Happy Pills

The Reality of Eating Disorders

TWs: ED, depression , mental health Last week was Eating Disorders Awareness week. Over twitter were tons of 'inspirational' tweets, insisting it gets better (I was one of them) and even photos of malnourished, ill girls showing 'before and after.' As much as these posts are positive to a degree, they don't spread the horrible … Continue reading The Reality of Eating Disorders