Category Archives: Positivity

Volunteering – Part 1 (Update)

Damn those red grouse! I mentioned in an earlier post that I’d been doing various voluntary jobs since the start of the year. One of these involved being an assistant data manager for a well-known conservation charity for a few … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Half Marathon

And so begin my updates from 2018 so far. I tried to fit them all into one post but I’ve basically written half a dissertation at this point. I apologise again that I’ve been so bad at updating this blog. … 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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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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Someone call the papers!

I mentioned in a previous post that I was attempting online dating again and that I might be meeting up with a guy from one of the sites. Well we did end up meeting up, and things have gone really … Continue reading

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Life is Good (update)

I suppose I should begin this post with an apology – sorry for being a bad blogger! I’m finding full-time work (still at my supermarket job) much less stressful, but much more physically exhausting, than university – I seem to … Continue reading

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Reflections on 2014 and goals for the future

Two of my three siblings are out at parties tonight. My youngest sister was also supposed to be going out with her friends tonight but went out last night instead. I usually feel awful on Hogmanay because it seems like … Continue reading

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These things are bloody marvellous!

First of all, I’m still alive! And yes, I did the presentation. Propranolol is quite an amazing thing. I took 20mg at the start of the day and a further 40mg about 3 hours before the presentation. I had been … Continue reading

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Summer SA progress: Part 2

Shopping I’ve been getting a lot better at going shopping lately. I used to be completely unable to go clothes shopping on my own and even if I went with a family member, I’d be on the verge of having … Continue reading

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Summer SA progress: Part 1

I think it’s about time to inject some positivity into my blog, so this post will be about the achievements that I’ve made with my social anxiety recently. It’s taken me quite a while to actually get round to it. … Continue reading

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