Today is the final day of OCD week and I have written in the past about OCD, about the reality of it, and what it is not. You can find that post here Today’s post is about OCD in the form of a poem I wrote a few months ago. The poem involves me having written … More Obsessively tapping-an OCD poem
When you mention mood swings, particularly in the context of mental illness, people think of bipolar disorder and nothing else. Yes bipolar is characterised by mood swings, but I don’t think many people realise that * Mood swings can come in many different forms * And that bipolar disorder, and the conditions which come under … More Brain…wait for me, I can’t keep up.
I have not blogged in a while, and did not manage to finish the A-Z blog challenge. i was a bit upset I could not manage to finish it as I did enjoy doing it, but my mental health was just getting worse and worse and blogging was just too difficult to do. Everything is … More “Where was this rule that I must be like you?” – a poem
[image description: brown background with a stamp of the A to Z challenge in the background. Writing on the top reads “A to Z participant (2017) then there is a large capital letter ‘R’ in the middle. Below the ‘R’ it reads “blogging from A to Z” below that it reads “http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/ end of image … More R is for recovery and what an earth does it mean #atozchallenge
Today I want to write about a product (or indeed company and a number of products from that company) that I use most days and on days I am out I use constantly. I am talking about the brilliant Stickman Communications Stickman Communications are a range of products that can be used to explain, express or … More Stickman Communications
I have many different products which help me cope each day with my various disabilities. Some of which are designed for that purpose, some which I use differently to the more commercial purpose they are sold for. Some things I use daily, or at all times, some less regularly and a few in certain circumstances. … More The Squease
Ever heard or said these phases: ‘I wish I had OCD so I could have a clean home/have my DVDs in alphabetical order/etc, etc, etc’ ‘I’m so OCD about having my books neat/about parking within the lines/etc, etc, etc’ I am sure a lot of people who say these and similar phases don’t mean to … More ‘I’m so OCD about…’