Yes to mental health

We said Yes to Love, We said Yes to Marriage, Australia said Yes to Marriage, Then my illness took our marriage away. I hurt you with my Hate, I destroyed our life together, Australia leaves us behind, Then we blame my illness instead of me. You sleep and I wake up to my mistakes after […]

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March 12, 2019

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Morning Blues

I know how you feel, this situation also happened to me, It was only this morning, It was the exact same place. It started out innocent and friendly, I liked him as a human being, We were both conversationalists, Then it got a bit weird. He bought me a drink, He complimented me constantly, I […]

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September 1, 2018

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An Ode to Northside

Oh Northside, you have rescued me twice. You couldn’t take me when scheduled but I later got in. You are the site of some of my most intense sadness but also elation. Your staff treated me like family and your patients became true friends. You took in other people in my life but also chucked […]

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The Mad Monster Surrenders

Inside my head it’s like a war that no one can see. There’s no escape from the noise, nothing to dull the pain. Some days I feel like maybe I can get on top of it if I just work hard enough. I push hard to squash that loud voice that tells me I’ll fail. […]

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August 10, 2018

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