Trigger warning: this post may be uncomfortable reading for those close to me and contains open discussion about suicide. Over the past year or so, I have been really open about my own experiences of mental illness, including the fact that I am not the most resilient person and stress is something I find particularly… Continue reading A year ago tomorrow….
I’ve known Mildred since I was 16. At first she was a kind of comfort in a confusing and lonely world. I struggled to fit in as a teenager but with Mildred I was never truly alone. She introduced me to some of the most damaging and dangerous behaviours including self-harming, eating disorders. Thankfully these… Continue reading Mildred and Me.