“If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present.” – Lao Tzu I find that I constantly bounce between depressed and anxious; one emotion seems to feed the other until they create aContinue reading “Walking into the Present……”
Category Archives: Struggle
Paint it Black….
I haven’t written in a long while because I have hit a blank. The motivation to do things either physically or mentally is zero. This blog is a feeble attempt to try and push through it, and it ain’t going well…… It is safe to say that depression has taken a firm grip of myContinue reading “Paint it Black….”
To Leave Something Behind – Sean Rowe
I cannot say that I know you well But you can’t lie to me with all these books that you sell I’m not trying to follow you to the end of the world I’m just trying to leave something behind Words have come from men and mouths But I can’t help thinking that I’ve heardContinue reading “To Leave Something Behind – Sean Rowe”
Fit For Work, Just Making it All Up?
When you are listening to someone talk about their mental health problems, it is always important to remember that the route cause is specific to them, it is created by their own, individual, experience. I mention this because I am going to try and explain the reasons why I say I cannot work. Most ofContinue reading “Fit For Work, Just Making it All Up?”
Wading Through Treacle….
At the moment everything feels like a massive challenge. Having to make major changes to your life is bloody difficult at the best of times however, when the changes are forced and not really of your doing, it makes it even tougher to come to terms with. I have tried to keep myself calm andContinue reading “Wading Through Treacle….”