Archives of Pain

Now Playing: Life Becoming A Landslide - Manic Street Preachers Comments on my (ongoing) mental illness recovery. This post is intended for me to get it off my chest and also to let anybody going through anything similar know they are not alone. Thanks for reading if you choose to do so. I will update as… Continue reading Archives of Pain

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Me, Vaginismus and I

First of all, I'd like to say I'm writing this to get it off my chest really, to work through it all myself. And also just in case anybody else has similar experiences to me, you're not alone. (Please have similar experiences to me I feel kinda alone) I don't know when/how it started, but… Continue reading Me, Vaginismus and I

Obvious, but important, things I learned from cognitive-behavioural therapy

After suffering on my own with anxiety and depression for about 5 years, last year I finally got forced to get some professional help. A CBT therapist is what I was handed. Sadly, the sessions did not cure me. But they have helped me to realise when I am being ridiculously irrational, resulting in better… Continue reading Obvious, but important, things I learned from cognitive-behavioural therapy

“…but don’t forget the songs that saved your life…”

Now Playing: Rubber Ring - The Smiths Everyone has that one thing don't they? That girl at school with the weird horse obsession. The guy who just loved cars (started compensating at an early age?). What's my thing, you ask? Music. Or perhaps more specifically, men who are mentally disturbed. Fall Out Boy quite recently sang… Continue reading “…but don’t forget the songs that saved your life…”