Even this wee blog has its detractors. People who feel they have to verbalise their negative opinions by decrying my efforts to share my experiences. To those few who say I don’t know what I’m talking about, and that I should “shut up and get on with it” I have this to say. I’m talking about my own life here, not yours or anybody elses. I’m not making any kind of academic or practicle argument about mental health. I’m simply sharing what I experience day-to-day, and how I deal with it. My life is one of contradictions and flux, never the same for more than a few hours. The stability I have is down to hard work, professional support, and management of conditions that prevent me from living a life where I work, have normal social life, or have access to an income. Read more
A week in my life.