I still have those negative feelings and emotions, but I put them into working hard at university, exercising and socialising. … More My Struggle with Self-Harm.
You don’t have to forgive everyone who hurts you, and you don’t have to pretend that you have forgiven. … More Do We Ever Truly Forgive?
I used to climb those same vines of darkness and depth, but then I reached the top and hell couldn’t pull me down anymore. I stared down at the world, from my tower of recovery I could see the struggle, the crippling of mankind. I tried to pull you up the wall, scratched my bare … More This Tower
Our blades our pills, and our nooses were not just objects. They were the love we longed for, when the world left us bare and nothing. The thing we had as the Earth shattered around us, and as the idea of loneliness came to surround our days. Our minds set to reverse, whilst our body … More Rejected
Once before, I’ve spoken about the mental health problems I’ve faced and the way that I’ve dealt with them. Although, with it being mental health awareness week I’m going to speak out again, yet try to not spare details. I do this in an attempt to help people seek the professional care they need and … More I’ve spoken out once, I’ll do it again. (Mental Health Awareness 2015)
You have cheered on… rape. Dashed through police tape as if it were the finish line in a race in who could be awful first… Shane Koyczan. Trolling. Don’t laugh, don’t find this funny, don’t find it a joke- it isn’t. We shouldn’t be scared to speak what we believe because we fear people will … More Trolls… They will Always be real…
I wish it was just sticks and stones that hurt my bones. That the words of hate didn’t pain me. I didn’t repeat them in my mind, again and again. It’s stupid that small words in the past, hurt me today, and I still don’t feel okay, despite loving people in my life. When I … More What They Said (Spoken Word)