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How My Parents Have Contributed To My Issues – My Mum [2/?]

Before I launch into this post, I just want to say that I love my mum and, despite her probably contributing to my mental health issues in some ways, I truly think she’s done the very best she could have, … Continue reading

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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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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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If you can hold on, hold on

Due to how depressed and hopeless I’ve been feeling lately, I went to see a counsellor at my university a few days ago to see if they could refer me to any support services. I was referred to a mental … Continue reading

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A Furkin Rotten Time

I’ve just returned to work after a 2 week holiday. It was good to have a break, even though all I did/ have been doing is getting back into doing regular exercise/ trying to lose a bit of weight, and … Continue reading

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Seriously!?!

I apologise for the big rant that follows. And I apologise for being so angry/ bitter throughout much of this post.  Following on from the awful week I just had, one of the night managers at work upset me yesterday. … Continue reading

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Self-loathing session

Nobody likes you Everyone left you They’re all out without you, Having fun – ‘Letterbomb’ by Green Day I had another awful day at work today (I’m not exactly having the best week), and did something really embarrassing/ mortifying, which … Continue reading

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J’ai un crocodile

So I came across this video a few days ago: It’s a very good metaphor for what having social anxiety disorder is like. The difference being that overcoming SA is not as simple as just telling ourselves not to worry. … Continue reading

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My family still don’t understand…

My mum upset me this morning. I was maybe going to go along to a meet up group and meet an online friend there this afternoon, but my online friend wasn’t able to make it to the meet up, and … Continue reading

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Algarve Trip

First of all, forgive me for what is the longest (and likely most boring) post that I’ve written on here so far. It took me the best part of 2 days to write and is actually longer than the mini-dissertation … Continue reading

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