Mental Health at Christmas Time | Blogmas Day Five

Christmas is just around the corner, and this time of year can be an extremely challenging time for our stress levels, and even more so for those of us that are struggling with our mental health. Our routines are disrupted, and the situations and things that we take for granted are also disrupted by the … Continue reading Mental Health at Christmas Time | Blogmas Day Five

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To The Little Girl In The Picture

To The Little Girl In The Picture,  Hey kid, I guess you could say this is a bit weird huh? Me from the future, writing to you back there on the carousel. The thing that I'm instantly drawn to every time I look at the picture, is your smile. It's so innocent. So pure and … Continue reading To The Little Girl In The Picture

Dear Parents,

Dear Parents, I hope when your child says ‘I don’t want to go to school today’ you hear her. I hope you notice the way her words cut through the air like she is pronouncing them with such heft, than they cannot be supported by her own breath. I hope you do not answer her … Continue reading Dear Parents,

To The Next Girl Who Pursues My Heart

To the next girl who pursues my heart, I want to start by saying sorry. Not a good start huh? but it’s something that needs to be said. I want to start by apologising for the trust issues that I will carry with me. It will have nothing to do with you, I just have … Continue reading To The Next Girl Who Pursues My Heart

How To Survive A Break Up

Everyone has either gone through one, or will go through one at some point in their lives, and I'm not going to sugar coat it for you. it hurts. It feels like Satan's way of destroying you completely. It's extremely common after a break up, to be feeling heart broken, lonely, confused, vulnerable and desperately … Continue reading How To Survive A Break Up

Straight Pride

I'm sure I've written a post about this before, but I feel like I need to do it again, and I will do it every single year that it needs to be written, until people realise why they don't have straight pride. Why straight pride does not exist. Why it just isn't important. The amount … Continue reading Straight Pride

Thank You Lauren.

I'm sure you've all heard by now about either the photograph, or her coming out this morning. If you haven't already guessed, then I'm talking Lauren Jauregui. Now, whether she was outed or not, we could argue about all day but that's not what this post is about. This post is about bravery. About courage. … Continue reading Thank You Lauren.

When Will We Have a ‘Straight Pride’?

A phrase that I have heard one too many times and if you even have to ask that question then please, go and educate yourself on history. Read a book, search the internet.. whatever you have to do to understand why this question should not leave your mouth at all, or why the thought should … Continue reading When Will We Have a ‘Straight Pride’?

Letting Go Is Tough

Letting go is tough. It's quite possibly one of the hardest things anyone can do, perhaps, because we fear that if we let go then the same thing won't happen again twice in your lifetime. Letting go hurts, I'm not going to lie. Do you know why it hurts so much? it's because you're forced … Continue reading Letting Go Is Tough