Who/What am I?
Who/What am I? My Mental Recovery Am I a person? Am I a patient? Am I a client? Am I a service user? Am I a volunteer? Am I someone to help? NO! – None of the above. I am a number:- National insurance number National health number Patient number A statistic A % of the population A number on a caseload A number between 1 and 10 How does that make you feel today? ...read more
My Rose I hold love, so dear I’d hold that love even dearer, if it was here In this tear stained place, looking at me With a look, that makes the heart inside, pure race Some of us are absent without leave Me, I'm absent without love and lonely As Adam before the creation of Eve I need a paradise darlin’, to bring out The roses in the garden, despite the thorns Every garden needs ...read more
Quietly Does It
I am normally a very sociable person and after the nerves of meeting people for the first time (in any situation) I am normally a cheery, bubbly person. The past 3 days I have noticed it more than anything but I just cant be bothered. On Tuesday at Derby training, although I wasn't skating I went along to help and an hour in and I left because I just didn't want to be around anyone ...read more