Flight or Fight: Growing Through The Cracks

The way to get through life is to count your blessings but there are times  when you feel that there aren’t any to count. There are moments when you feel like your life is useless and you haven’t achieved anything that makes your life all a bit more meaningful. Have you ever felt like this?Continue reading “Flight or Fight: Growing Through The Cracks”

“Pain Is My Microphone”

Dad is gone, Mum is gone,and Grandad is also gone. How many losses can one take until they reach breaking point? I ask myself this question all the time and wonder whether this is all a test from God. I’m convinced that it is, that is the only sane and somewhat logical explanation I canContinue reading ““Pain Is My Microphone””

Bent But Not Broken: Compensating For A Loss

When I was told that my mum passed away, my head felt like it was going through a rollercoaster of emotions. My heart sank that day and a part of me felt that life, as I knew it, was truly over. “I will never smile or be happy again” I mournfully said to myself a coupleContinue reading “Bent But Not Broken: Compensating For A Loss”

Bent But Not Broken: Dealing with Bereavement from an early age

The strongest people are those that have been given tests in life and have no other option but to be strong The strongest people in life are those who have been given challenging tests and have no other option but to be strong in order to get through them. As a result of this strongContinue reading “Bent But Not Broken: Dealing with Bereavement from an early age”