"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience."— Pierre Teilhard De Chardin. I assume the first blog post is meant to be the scariest but actually it is one of the least scariest things going on inside my head right now (sorry, that went 0-100 real … Continue reading I guess the world is truly a beautiful sadness.
"A time of crisis is not just a time of anxiety and worry. It gives a chance, an opportunity, to choose well or to choose badly."Desmond Tutu All that I ever hear about at the moment is coronavirus. When I first heard about it affecting China I did not realise that it would get this … Continue reading Corona Crisis
"If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward."Martin Luther King, Jr. Thank fuck it’s Sunday afternoon (says nobody bar me)! I have just completed my four day induction for my LPC/LLM and I am absolutely … Continue reading I am a boss ass bitch
"Be confused, it's where you begin to learn new things. Be broken, it's where you begin to heal. Be frustrated, it's where you start to make more authentic decisions. Be sad, because if we are brave enough we can hear our heart's wisdom through it. Be whatever you are right now. No more hiding. You … Continue reading Slowly Sinking
"Don't use social media to impress people; use it to impact people"DaveWillis.org One of the hardest things, to me, about having a mental ‘breakdown’ is that you have to put yourself first. I HATE putting myself first. I find it so hard to do. Maybe it’s because I don’t want to seem selfish or maybe … Continue reading Getting sucked in
"Worldly fools search for exotic masters, not realising that their own mind is the master"Bodhidharma When I look back at the past couple of months I realise that, without knowing it, I am slowly growing and slowly getting back to my 'old self'. (I have put old self in quotations because I do not believe … Continue reading Don’t give up because you ARE worth it!
"I cannot stand the words "Get over it". All of us are under such pressure to put our problems in the past tense. Slow down. Don't allow others to hurry your healing. It is a process, one that may take years, occasionally, even a lifetime - and that's OK."Beau Taplin The worst days are the … Continue reading Where is the sun on a rainy day?
As you can see from my last blog post I have been pushing myself to get better. Maybe because I’m bored of being off work and my brain feels so numb from not doing much. Or maybe it’s because I’m bored of feeling like I have been feeling and I’m rushing myself back into things … Continue reading A marathon, not a sprint