Author Archives: Funny Little Mind

Good Friends are like Hot Chocolate for the Soul

The journey to a happy healthy mental state is a slow, ambling one, one that can take years, perhaps a lifetime, to refine. It’s an intriguing exploration with no destination in mind, allowing you to delve into life as if it’s a … Continue reading

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Shut Your Facebook

When we use the word ‘addiction’ we imagine drink, drugs, smoking, gamboling; things that lead to what we call “serious health issues”. But being addicted to something is simply experiencing the impulse or desire to do something even if, ideally, you would … Continue reading

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Two Year Anxiversary – Riding the Unplanned Life Diversion

Like what I did there??! So I’m sitting in the office pretending to work, whilst counting down the minutes before I can get the hell outta here and get on a train home to the Devonshire countryside where my parents … Continue reading

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Cos’ you’re just a boy…and you don’t understand…that I’m mentally unstable…

Yes! A boy! Men. Relationships. Dating situations. What a HEAD F*CK?! I mean, could there be more uncertainty packed into one single situation?! Not only is the entire situation based on emotions, unless you’re part of some kind of arranged … Continue reading

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Treasure the tiny pieces of your jigsaw

I have had some lovely comments of appreciation lately, either through Paul David or friends of friends, and it inspired me to write again. I haven’t written anything creative in a little while. Let’s see what comes along today. I seem to … Continue reading

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On Daydreaming

Originally posted on Life Lived:
Forget colouring books and yoga. What happened to the practice of good old-fashioned daydreaming? We all remember times at school when the teacher’s voice became no more than background noise to our own imaginings and…

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The Bad comes with the Good

I feel like I should write what it’s like when my Anxiety is bad. I’ve suffered Anxiety badly for the last year and a half and I wouldn’t feel I was filling in all the gaps honestly if I didn’t … Continue reading

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So…How’s Life?

Just thought I’d check in as I haven’t written in SO long. I kept doing the whole ‘I must write another blog!’ and then ‘Nahhh I’m having too much fun doing X Y Z…’ and off I went distracted absorbing … Continue reading

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It’s OK to be lost in a loin cloth

I’ve seen little trinkets and gems about myself over the last year and a half. Suffering Anxiety and the ups and downs that come with it has led me, at times, to feel more lost than I’ve ever felt. When … Continue reading

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It’s not Behiiiind youuuuu, it’s Insiiiiiiiiide Youuuuuuuuuuuu!

Something hit me, as I was lazily scrolling through an Excel sheet at work on Tuesday. This search, these posts, my opinions, it has never been about finding the right advice. I’ve been talking about what works and what doesn’t, … Continue reading

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