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Raw emotion – The early years

I was born on January 6th 1993 (I wasn't kidding when I said we were going back to the beginning). I was late, so when I was born I was huge, cockeyed, and full of zits. What a face, I look like I've sucked on a lemon. Mum always jokes about how when she saw… Continue reading Raw emotion – The early years

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Raw emotion Overview

If you've been following me for a while you'll know that I have depression and anxiety. I'd like to tell you that it's recent, however that wouldn't be much of a story would it? My delightful journey started when I was very young, we're talking 6 to 7 years old. Who knows what the exact… Continue reading Raw emotion Overview

Mental health

My mental health consultation

2019 started with a feeling of positivity and happiness, I really began to believe that this was a turning point in my life. Little did I know that the service that was suppose to aid me in my mental health would end up crushing it beneath it's giant clueless shoe.When I made the difficult decision… Continue reading My mental health consultation

Mental health

Dear diary… Coming off Venlafaxine

When I was prescribed Venlafaxine I wasn't informed of how horrible the side effects and withdrawal symptoms would be. I suffered with night sweats, dry mouth and exhaustion, I also noticed that if I didn't take one at the same time each day I would struggle with brain zaps. However I was the happiest I'd… Continue reading Dear diary… Coming off Venlafaxine