On 28 October 2017 I moved into my house share on the Isle of Man. It was where the biggest change I’ve ever made in my life started, 3 years ago today. As I sit here typing this I’m filled with sadness, excitement and pride.
I haven’t written anything for a while because I feel I’ve explained what I needed to and leaving my blog … More
There’s nothing quite like a new Chromebook to get you in the mood for writing another blog post. But I’ll … More
Last time I posted here I was still gutted and disappointed in myself about going out in Manchester and basically … More
I deliberately haven’t written anything here for a while to give myself some space to decide which direction I want … More
I’ve started running again. I was training for a half marathon last year but I had to drop out because … More
Isn’t it strange when I start writing again I get my mojo back?! Two posts in two days. You’re very … More
I’ve been wanting to write another post for a few weeks but struggling with where to start and what to … More
Yesterday I hit 14 months sober and I started My Recovery So Far about this time last year. Over the … More
So, the weekend before last I posted on social media that I didn’t want to be sober forever. That is … More
It’s 0130 and I can’t sleep. I’ve got that many thoughts and ideas running around in my head and I’m … More
Well, where do I start? I have to pinch myself sometimes. Never in a million years did I ever think … More
The picture above reminds me of waking up one morning with the bed covered in blood, my hand throbbing with … More
Not many people really know about my struggles with anxiety because I’ve always found it difficult to talk about. In fact, I’ve been embarrassed to talk about it a lot of the time. It’s only recently that I’ve realised how common anxiety disorders are. For years anxiety was ruling my life without me even knowing it.
After a very up and down few weeks, I’m back! The Isle of Man is an amazing place and I’m … More