Discharged From Therapy

12/06/2020 Today I was discharged from therapy.  I hadn't been to therapy since I was around sixteen but earlier this year, over 6 years later, I made the decision to give it another try. Last year took a big toll on my mental health and I felt it was time to speak about it and… Continue reading Discharged From Therapy

Wandering Thoughts- Reading Through Old Journals

I have created this new blog post series called ‘Wandering Thoughts’ as a place for me to voice what is going on in my head and to start discussions with others about the not-so-lighthearted topics we sometimes dismiss.    One of my biggest fears is that I will forget, forget the many moments that moved me, the… Continue reading Wandering Thoughts- Reading Through Old Journals

Wandering Thoughts- Journal Entries ‘The Start‘

  I have created this new blog post series called ‘Wandering Thoughts’ as a place for me to voice what is going on in my head and to start discussions with others about the not-so-lighthearted topics we sometimes dismiss.    28/10/17 I'm about to embark on my biggest solo adventure. I have no idea what my life… Continue reading Wandering Thoughts- Journal Entries ‘The Start‘

Hungover and exploring Rome (Part 1)

After spending the night partying it up in the hostel bar I was abruptly woken up by someone else's alarm going off first thing in the morning from the bunk across me, perhaps it was a call from the heavens because I woke with a start still half drunk thinking 'shit my tour leaves in… Continue reading Hungover and exploring Rome (Part 1)

The Moment I Decided I Wanted to Drop Everything and Travel (A Short Story)

I sat at my computer at a loss as I read down once again at the piece of paper enclosed in my hand. 'Please explain in few or more sentences why you are passionate about this course.' I retraced the words back over and over in my head, settling on the word 'passionate' when a… Continue reading The Moment I Decided I Wanted to Drop Everything and Travel (A Short Story)

Getting Tattoos Abroad (My Story)

A lot of the time trips call for a bit of spontaneity and for many of us that means tattoos... or at least for me anyway! So while backpacking around Europe me and a few of my close friends decided it would be a great idea to get small tattoos while we were on our… Continue reading Getting Tattoos Abroad (My Story)