Hands off: A little bit of spoken word poetry for all the MH researchers out there.

Hands off! This work is mine. Just because I like to write, Does not mean that it’s fine For you to take my work. That I somehow won’t mind, Because I do mind. It matters very much to me That I have control, In life, And in the things that I write. It matters very much to me That I keep that control. It’s not thatContinue reading “Hands off: A little bit of spoken word poetry for all the MH researchers out there.”

First Times

This #MadCovidDiary is a reblog from @MyNewMummyLife’s awesome blog! I remember the first time I took my son to the park, Seeing the huge smile on his face when he discovered the joy of the swings. I remember the first time he felt confident enough to try out the slide, Seeing the excitement in hisContinue reading “First Times”

Lockdown: Day One

This #MadCovidDiary is a reblog from @MyNewMummyLife’s awesome blog! You can find their amazing blog here TW: COVID and its impact on mental health. I found it really unsettling last night when Boris Johnson announced the Lockdown. I think I’m right in saying that most of us knew it was coming, and perhaps even wantedContinue reading “Lockdown: Day One”