Not always "out there"
I had recently filled out a questionnaire by SRN and was wondering why I had stopped writing and using the site since the initial experience had been good for me. The truth is, after having written a positive upbeat piece about my hope of returning to work in an environment and in a role where my experience of mental ill health might prove a benefit or at least be understood. I was to be confronted ...read more
Would you change it if you could?
See these documentaries about mental health problems and at the end they ask the person if they could magically get rid of it would they get rid of it or not and they go 'mmm...no' it makes me want to slap the screen! Unless you get the creative genius part of mania there is literally no reason to want to stay ill and who the fuck wants this as part of their identity? It might ...read more