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After 25 years of believing I was frigid, a prude, had something wrong with my sex drive; I finally find out I am actually ASEXUAL. I have beaten myself up for years feeling useles...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
02nd May 2015
After battling for treatment with the NHS for literally months myself and my family decided to go private. I am fortunate however that a therapist I know and trust from the NHS has...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
09th Nov 2014
I think my daughter (14) finally understands I am not unhappy. After finding a little notebook of hers that I thought was empty and I was actually going to throw away, I flipped th...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
22nd Oct 2014
When is something going to improve? Why do we have to wait so long for help when we are in desperate need. I know there are many people in the same boat but do we not matter to soc...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
23rd Sep 2014
Since my beautiful daughter turned 11 I have been battling the past. It triggered something in my brain that has caused me so much pain and turmoil. Other events that coincided wit...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
27th Aug 2014
So after 20 years of a yo-yo'ing mental health problem a new GP decides it may be helpful to get a diagnosis to know what support is best to provide me with - hallelujah! So he ref...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
12th Aug 2014
I have suffered from mental health problems since I was young to varying degrees. This episode has been going for two years now and has proven particularly difficult. I have manage...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
20th Jan 2014
My mother said to me last week "I can't understand why everyone else has moved on but you can't". This is basically the opinion of many people in my world. I realised that yes most...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
12th Oct 2013
My parents, 32 years ago, began the hell that was my life. That's from when I remember it. And I am now 40 years old and they are STILL behaving the same way and I still feel like ...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
29th Aug 2013
Can you forgive? I just don't think I can. I've read lots of literature which says if you forgive you unburden yourself, you cease carrying the pain around with you. But to me carr...
Posted by
Daisy Duke
31st May 2013
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