• Friendship

    Friendship The rose awokeTo pastures newDew glistens Heralding the dawn Gone is yesterdayBringing bridgesTo fill a gap Taken forwardShe holds itDoesn’t stifle her NoticedShe must be gentleStep backLet it grow The rose awakesAnd dawn arrives Taken forwardShe will survive 🌷

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  • This Friend of Mine

    His name is Dougie, Douglas on a Sunday He arrived one morning, tall, dark & handsome Needing love & somewhere to call home Once roaming the M6, now laid upon my sofa This friend of mine He is daft, silly & has outrageous ears His crowning glory Knowing eyes, spongey feet & a beautiful wet nose He loves me unconditionally & gives good kisses This friend of mine Today he stole my vegetables Ate a ...

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  • How to help a loved one through their depression

    Talking to depressed people can be really depressing! They can be so negative. They can bat away helpful suggestions or complements or comforting words and be so dismissive when you try to help them. But one the most important things to remember? They don't expect you to solve it all or cure them. They don't always need you to come up with a solution. If the solution was that simple they would likely have figured ...

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