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The BBC Teen Hero Awards 2016

My experience at the BBC teen hero awards in 2016


The Power Of Having A Voice

I’m so grateful for my ability to effortlessly share my opinions without prosecution. During my college interviews this week, I have been able to be honest about my mental health and my disability, because I know it does not serve me to bottle it up. By speaking up people know how to help me can… Continue Reading The Power Of Having A Voice

Chronic illness, Uncategorized

Missing Amid My Mind | What dissociation feels like

  Many of my days are spent gone. Gone from this world. Gone from myself. I’d like to say I’m just on autopilot but for the most part I’m gone. It’s a strange feeling to enter dissociation. It’s like you’ve time travelled to an era you’ve already lived through once, but you do not understand it… Continue Reading Missing Amid My Mind | What dissociation feels like

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Relying On Myself

  Yesterday I entered my new home for the next 3 months during self-isolation, a large open farmhouse style apartment with dark wooden beams lining the ceiling and open sky lights bringing the outside inside.  It is my cosy sanctuary.  The corner sofa has a mountain of pillows to drown in and a soft but… Continue Reading Relying On Myself