I don't often write my posts back to back but today i felt the need to write something. World suicide prevention day is today and as some of you may know i hold this subject very close to my heart. I've watched my family look to suicide for help and i too have done the … Continue reading World suicide prevention day.
For a long time before my moms passing i made myself familiar with the stages of grief, i used it to prepare myself for what was going to happen. Since my mothers death exactly one year and ten months ago i've been struck with unimaginable amounts of emotions. I've learned the true feelings of anger, … Continue reading Fear of the unknown.
I look to you for advice but you tear me down, you push through the walls i built trying to stop you from punishing me. I work so hard to stop you from influencing how i feel, but you always find a way to break me down. You entice me into thinking you've changed but … Continue reading My only enemy.
It was just a normal day, travelling back home from school on the route i always took, until everything took an unexpected turn and my life changed forever. I wanted to believe something else other than the truth, i wanted to believe it was a mistake or i was over thinking everything like i often … Continue reading #MeToo…My Sexual Assault Story.
I've always been open about my life, my struggles and where i am now but theres's one thing i've always found hard to talk about. I was 13 years old the first time i came to face you, i sat on the bathroom floor; tears rolling down my face dropping into a puddle before me, … Continue reading Suicide.
I was nominated by Eilidh Horder Thank you so much for this nomination, i'm truly grateful! This is a challenge inspired by a Vogue magazine series which interviews celebrities and other public figures. The questions are designed to let people know a bit more about your likes and lifestyle. So i thought this was a … Continue reading VOGUE PARAODY: 73 Questions About Me
It's strange to me how one day you can wake up, look at yourself in the mirror and see something you never did before. I was so young and naive of the world around me, i never really understood how i felt or why i felt the way i did, all i knew was i … Continue reading My fight with myself.
Some months i feel like i'm on cloud nine, i push reality to the back of my mind until months like this happen. I crash. The truth is i want to say i'm getting better, i'm healing but i know deep down i'm lying to myself. You can't click your fingers and say you're fine … Continue reading Drowning in sorrow
You engulfed me this month, captured me and held me hostage. Im just another piece in your game, where will you put me next? why is it you choose to trap me at my happiest? you push me right back to the start when the finish line is just in my reach. I pushed myself … Continue reading An unexpected friendship.
Hi me, it's me from the future... we're still here. You're probably obsessing over how you look right now, I know its hard but you'll make it... you'll still struggle, even the future you still struggles but it gets better and guess what? Losing weight and putting on makeup isn't going to solve your problems, … Continue reading A message to me
Cancer, a word i never thought would enter my life, but it did. The word cancer holds so much pain and hatred for me, but through all the pain cancer has caused it also holds a deeper meaning. A meaning that goes beyond anything i ever imagined it to. From a young age i heard … Continue reading Cancer
Truthfully, i've never loved or accepted who i was. For me, social media took over and i'd compare myself to unrealistically beautiful women. I'd obsess and compare the way they looked and how their lives appeared to be more worthy than my own, i would feel like i was never good enough or pretty enough. … Continue reading Loving yourself.
We all see you but we all deal with you differently. Some can face you without hesitation, but others fear confronting you. Those who fear you give their lives away to you but you take advantage of them. When facing you, there's no telling how you'll make one feel, will you take away the day? … Continue reading Reflection.
Depression is something so unique yet so painful, you never know when it's going to hit you at full force. You could be laughing and smiling one minute, but the next you feel this overwhelming sense of emptiness take over. I never thought i'd become someone who wanted to end it all, just call … Continue reading Lets talk depression…
Hello "friend", I'm writing this to let you know that our friendship will be no longer, years of putting one foot in front of the other to allow you to choose how my day will go. I am finally going to leave you, on the bathroom floor... alone. I may miss you (not really). This … Continue reading Goodbye my “friend”
The truth behind recovery and becoming a better you, is theres always going to be times you loose yourself. You loose yourself at the most inconvenient times, when everything's going great but then it's not. For a while i'd lost myself, my motivation and who i was. I'd sit in bed all day emotionless, with … Continue reading One step back, two forward.
I promised myself i would stay strong and never go down the path i once did, but what if all of this is gods plan? I try to pull myself away from the darkness but when can i truly say enough is enough? Days i spend keeping myself occupied to blur the truth, but nights … Continue reading Hope.
I hide myself in the only place i know will take the pain away, shut the door and lock them out. It is then i realise how much i yearn for ones company and friendship but the outside world has become strange and unfamiliar to me. "go out" they say but how? when i feel … Continue reading The candle light.
The day my life changed. November 20th 2017 was the day my life changed. I'd prepared myself for this day since my mothers diagnosis, one day she would no longer be here. She was dying and there was nothing anyone could do to stop it. I woke up to the sounds of my phone ringing, … Continue reading One year later…