Safe space blogging: Letter to my dear boy
Apr19

Safe space blogging: Letter to my dear boy

I am offering my blog to parents of older children as a safe space to blog anonymously. It will both help them to offload and help other parents who may be going through the same situations in silence. I’m pleased to welcome my second anonymous blogger today, who is struggling with her tween son’s behaviour. My dear boy. I’m writing this because I’m hoping it’ll be good to get it out. You’ll  never actually read...

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Cinema therapy
Jun01

Cinema therapy

Yesterday I had one of my bad days. I don’t know how to describe them – slumps, ‘episodes’ or just bad days. Something, often something quite small, triggers me and I feel like the whole world is closing in on me. And it hates me. And everyone in it hates me. Everything piles on top of me and I feel like there is no escape. Apart from hiding under the bed covers (which I never actually do) or handing in my...

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