Tag Archives: mental health

Do you *really* not get it?

A friend posted a FB status update the other day ¬†– acknowledging a tragic situation. Someone had thrown themselves under a train. A too often occurrence. “May they find the peace in death they couldn’t find in life,” he wrote. … Continue reading

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Pills pills pills

I’ve been prescribed quite a few meds since I first encountered my monkey. Citalopram, sertraline and mirtazipine all fell by the wayside a way back. The first two gave me the shits and mirtazipine, although wonderful at getting me to … Continue reading

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Summer in February: A beautiful film that lacks honesty

I grew up in Cornwall. I say “grew up” but really I was there only from age two and-a-bit to age ten. Just eight years in fact. Not very long in the grand scheme of things but in terms of … Continue reading

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Guns or minds – where does the trigger get pulled?

So many things have been written in the aftermath of that most tragic of events that happened in¬†Connecticut. For many of us the horror of those events is almost too much to think about. We fear for the mortality of … Continue reading

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