It’s Time to Talk day (or, rather, it’s not, but I shared this on my Facebook yesterday and I write precious little at the moment, so every word needs saving). There’s no point in talking unless someone is there to listen. I’ve talked and talked and talked about mental health – and specifically the bullying […]Read More The Power of Listening
I’ve written about it before. Heck, I’ve written about most of it before because mental illness is mainly just that: the same twisted thoughts swimming around your head until you want them out. It’s been in the news again this week that another teenager has made the heartbreaking decision to end her own life after […]Read More The things I can’t ‘leave in the past’
Anti-bullying week is over. Thanks goodness for that. Another fifty-one weeks where no-one gets bullied, until next year, when the majority of the world remembers that bullying happens once again. For a select few, however, bullying is not just a theme of a week of fundraising, charity work and poster design. For some people, bullying […]Read More A list of all the people who bullied me at school.