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Hospital at home

Trigger warning: suicidal thoughts and planning A depressing side effect of being a seasoned blogger with a fluctuating condition is that the archive makes it very clear that I go around and around, having better times, then having groundhog day … Continue reading

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Seeing through the leaves: growing up alongside the asylum

As some of you know, I’ve been working on a bipolar memoir for a while now. It’s been particularly interesting to look back to my early childhood and consider the messages I may have internalised about mental health. It’s hard … Continue reading

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