Monthly Archives: December 2017

Hiatus

Over the past few weeks I have been touched by some very kind comments through this blog or through twitter regarding my recent posts, and so this is a placeholder to reassure my regular reader that my upcoming absence from … Continue reading

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The Appointment – III

– and with the anniversary soon do you do anything? – No. I spoke to my mum about it the other day. There have been some documentaries repeated, but I. Well. There are times where it’s like a moth to … Continue reading

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Trigger

It can be innocuous. A tone of voice. A word. A touch. A smell. It can be more overt. Descriptions. News stories. But the effect of both can be the same. That in one instant you are moved, transported, experiencing … Continue reading

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I don’t have the word

Three, four months ago you sit in your office, a book open on the desk, next to it a set of photocopies and print outs ready to be scrawled on. You are meant to be preparing for tomorrow. A few … Continue reading

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Some personal posts

This post gathers together links to some personal posts about the trauma related depression I have been suffering from. Continue reading

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be kind to yourself

– So this week? – I was at the GP again. And at hospital. I’m off, still off.  Another month. Too long. It’s bothering me. There are people having to step in and cover stuff and they’re stretched already and … Continue reading

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The Appointment – II

– It started last year. I was on a train. The GP described it as a – – well, it seemed too dramatic. I thought it was too dramatic, too strong. But as it’s gone on, I think he was … Continue reading

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