I'm spending this World Mental Health Day with worsening symptoms of my schizophrenia. this isn't fun, and its a little bit more than concerning for me. What this has made think about is just how far left behind some mental illnesses are. I am on social media. It helps me communicate with other people with … Continue reading Left Behind on World Mental Health Day.
There are different ways of knowing if your mental illness is causing problems. Well I know of a few different ways. Spotting these different ways has become an art-form for me over the last few years. Something happens within yourself and you start to question whether it relates to ill mental health. I started to … Continue reading It’s more than “in your head”
ive got a problem with something and i want to talk about it. Donald Trump (not the exact issue, bare with me) is a difficult man. he is way above his post in what he's doing and is not right for his job, HOWEVER! when i type 'schizoaffective disorder' into twitter to try to find … Continue reading My condition is not a dirty word!
its 10.30AM and im already away with the fairies today. i have a feeling today will be one of those days. when im away with the fairies its not always bad, in fact today is a bit fairy-tailish. sometimes i imagine meeting people who are just nice, people who just want to be my friend … Continue reading ‘Un’creepy-uppy schizophrenia. Tell-tail signs.
Wow! the sun seems to be bright today. ive got a beautiful view out to sea, its just got warmer, and im out of the wind. its perfect for writing. right, something has been bothering me the last few days. making up stories and scenarios in my head is one of the most annoying parts … Continue reading Bloody weather, and something that might help.
i havent done a general mental health blog in a few days and i thought id do one now. ive got a few things i want to talk about, one ive nicked from someone elses post (thank you burning phoenix for 'authenticity') and some of my own thoughts. Patience i want to start with patience … Continue reading Mental health on my mind.
so, i had a very short discussion with someone last night about mental health. this person told me they didnt know what to say when it came to mental health problems. as someone who suffers from mental health issues i see many many articles about how its important to talk about mental health, and this … Continue reading ‘I don’t know what to say…..’ the most common mental health response i get.