Monthly Archives: January 2014

T Day

Next week something big is happening in the world of Mental Health. Thursday the 6th of February is Time to Talk Day Normally you’d expect me to dive in & get involved, bang the drum, wave some flags & lead … Continue reading

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Wait and see

I’m glad that the NHS generally still refers to me as a patient. True, every once in a while I’m a “service user” and I “access care” for my mental health but when it comes to my knee injury they … Continue reading

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Helpful Resources

Not to put too fine a point on it I’m an expert. I’ve got 20 plus years of experience. It’s a hard won knowledge. Except my understanding is very narrow, very focussed and intensely personal. As I write I am … Continue reading

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F.E.A.R

They say you should never judge a book by its cover but I was in Poundland so I guess I had already put any expectations aside when I saw a flash of orange and was intrigued. As I pulled the … Continue reading

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Eastern approaches

Normally I go west for inspiration. Whether it be home to Dorset, down to Cornwall or across the pond to the United States. Some of the best moments in my life have happened when I’ve gone away from the hustle … Continue reading

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Credibility

“and in our daily living. we live together, connected with the people around us. They occupy our thoughts and inform our feelings, and we speak their words through our lips. We are ever conversing, even through our silence.” The Seven … Continue reading

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