Let’s Be Honest….

Okay let's be honest, life isn't waiting for me. Life doesn't wait for us because we have an illness, life continues to zoom by without thought. The one thing that has struck me the most is that work does not wait, you'd think there would be an element of empathy or genuine concern.  I've been… Continue reading Let’s Be Honest….

OCD – Intrusive Thoughts

Oil Paint 🎨 OCD  When you suppress your thoughts because your mind is ugly You blame yourself for everything Everything bad You tell yourself you are a terrible person With sick thoughts Realising the ins and outs of OCD Doesn't necessarily make it better Yes, now you know that these thoughts are not representative of… Continue reading OCD – Intrusive Thoughts

Only some will Understand the effects of OCD

Struggling with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder has been an arduous journey. It had kept me confined, distraught and wrecked havoc on my life. Amongst the many battles we face struggling with mental health, one of the issues that surround OCD is that many people do not believe it is real and treat is a joke and… Continue reading Only some will Understand the effects of OCD

Today I…

Today I forced myself to go outside and probably if it involved just me walking down the street I would have put it off. I had agreed to go for a walk with someone else a while ago in advance and then today just crept up on me. I would have done my usual thing… Continue reading Today I…

Managing, Breathing, Functioning?

All words that I find hard to comprehend sometimes, because each of these can be a struggle. The last one is tricky, I appear functioning which isn't necessarily great because its usually when I am struggling the most. I almost go into auto pilot when i'm struggling, its like a subconscious switch that turns on… Continue reading Managing, Breathing, Functioning?