Category Archives: Life Story

How My Parents Have Contributed To My Issues – Introduction [1/?]

In the crowd of pain St. Jimmy comes without any shame He says, “We’re f***ed up”, but we’re not the same And mom and dad are the ones you can blame                   … Continue reading

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On Being Solar-Powered

It’s been a while since I posted on here so I thought I’d give a quick update. My grandma passed away at the end of July, only a day after she ended up having to go into the hospice. Sadly … Continue reading

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My First Date

“Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.” – Charlie Chaplin Just in case you ever thought YOU were awkward… It was a cold but sunny day in early December 2016. One of the men … Continue reading

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Family Secrets

This is going to be a very long post. About a month before the family holiday to Florida last May that I mentioned in a previous post, I found out that my dad and his “flatmate” were in a relationship … Continue reading

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What am I doing with my life?

(And yes, I do have an answer, at last!) A few months ago, after doing extensive research on the profession, I decided that I would like to pursue a career in ecological consultancy. This will be a real challenge for … Continue reading

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“Run, fatty, run!”

When I was in first and second year of high school, my dad would finish work early on Friday, pick up my younger siblings from their primary school, and sometimes treat us to a takeaway lunch or something out of … Continue reading

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Sorry! – Part 1

First things first, I’m sorry that I haven’t posted on here for so long! I’ve been ridiculously busy recently, to the point where I’m not even getting enough sleep most nights. I’m a wee bit rusty with writing blog posts. … Continue reading

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Social Anxiety Disorder: A Day in the Life (University)

What follows is a post that I wrote a couple of years ago now, for another site, but was never published. I’ve decided to post it on here while I’m working on mega-updates on everything that has happened in my … Continue reading

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Sad But True

The memory now is like the picture was then, When the paper’s crumpled up it can’t be perfect again – ‘Forgotten’ by Linkin Park If someone tells you something – whether that be that you’re ugly, worthless, a freak, no … Continue reading

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23

Amazing still it seems I’ll be 23 I won’t always love what I’ll never have I won’t always live in my regrets – ‘23’ by Jimmy Eat World I rediscovered this song on my ipod the other day (after having not … Continue reading

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