Preventing Suicide?

September, it appears, is Suicide Prevention Month. I know this because Facebook told me. There are times in my life that social media is the only opportunity I get to know what’s going on in the world. I get caught up in stuff, the kids take over the TV (have…

The Nothing

One of the things I really struggle with during the school holidays is the distraction/diversion/obstruction to my work. See, I really, really LOVE what I do. Part of it, absolutely, is doing that thing I am so intensely passionate and compassionate about. That thing I have little to no control…

A Spark of Light on Depresson

I tend not to make too much comment on whatever the latest celebrity related news is doing the rounds. I feel it’s a little like jumping on the ‘click bait’ bandwagon, writing a blog post on a topic that seemingly everyone else is writing about at the same time. However,…

Life Goes On

I like a good wallow. I think they’re an essential part of healing, of dealing with a set back or a hurdle, mountainous or otherwise, or just a hurt of some description or other. Nothing screams