Sacrifice

Heyyyy I’m so sorry this has taken me so long; between doing some university shopping and getting back into this new state of normality I’ve been having some terrible low moods. This has led to a lack of motivation and I am truly struggling to do much without feeling exhausted, I hope that this feelingContinue reading “Sacrifice”

Living with Anxiety

Hey!! I started writing this 3 weeks ago. It wasn’t the planned post for today, but I noticed that the topic was getting me angry and I didn’t want to write in a place of rage so that post will have to wait.  My anxiety is the calmest of my mental illnesses, sometimes I physicallyContinue reading “Living with Anxiety”

Things to Live For

Heyyy I had quite a few messages after my last post from people apologising for stuff and honestly that was not my intent and I truly do not want or need any apologies from anyone. This blog is not my way of bashing anyone, it is truly just a way of speaking out about myContinue reading “Things to Live For”

My Depression Journey

Heyyy I have been really struggling to write a blog post on anxiety recently, I begin writing and end up in a state of panic which ruins the rest of my day. I didn’t realise how much speaking about this type of stuff would trigger my memory and my ‘flight’ reflex. I have a tendencyContinue reading “My Depression Journey”

Debunking University: Is it really the best years of your life?

Heyyyy, Before I get into this topic, I just want to say that I am so incredibly grateful for the support this blog is getting. I never ever expected to have so many views so early on, or even ever, and to know that the audience is wider than just in the UK where mostContinue reading “Debunking University: Is it really the best years of your life?”

Letter to a 16-Year-Old Me

Dear 16-year-old me, You make it to 21. This letter actually comes from 21-year-old you. You are alive at 21.  Some advice for coping with what happens over the next five years: Live in the moment. Collect the memories. Don’t spend so much time held up in the past or looking at the future. YouContinue reading “Letter to a 16-Year-Old Me”

Coping with Familial Grief and Loss

Heyyy The plan was never to post two posts in one day but considering the circumstances today was the best day for this post. This was actually the first post I wrote and over the space of three weeks I have literally stripped it bare. Anyone who knows me personally will know I am currentlyContinue reading “Coping with Familial Grief and Loss”

Class of 2020

Heyyyy I had planned on putting this post up two days ago, but I have been busy spending time with my family and keep forgetting till I’m tucked in bed about to sleep. I’m currently away on holiday so my days are very peaceful but sometimes filled meaning time generally gets lost and I forgetContinue reading “Class of 2020”

Living in a Global Pandemic

Heyyy!! Once again thank you so much for the positive comments, I had so many messages and despite feeling quite overwhelmed with my emotions recently writing this blog has been taking a load off my shoulders and making me happier. Like some people know, I’m currently on holiday on an island off of Finland visitingContinue reading “Living in a Global Pandemic”

Being Diagnosed

Hey!! I had so much positive feedback from beginning the blog, it made me so happy and I finally feel like I definitely made the right decision. I want to begin with discussing diagnosis, for me I was diagnosed with my mental illnesses throughout school and therefore writing about it without mentioning how education escalatedContinue reading “Being Diagnosed”