Monthly Archives: September 2012

Nothing much…

So. This week has been all about the depression. And the anxiety. Because apparently, I don’t get to have one without lashings of the other.  Like sandwiches and ginger beer in an Enid Blyton Famous Five novel, they just go … Continue reading

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What I did on Friday…

Saturday.  Recovery day.  Friday is my big day at uni, where I go to my creative writing class and my mind gets completely overwhelmed and  – ugh.  I just get wiped out. It’s wonderful class and I’m excited to be … Continue reading

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the V.H.P.

So. Today I went to the Very Helpful Psychiatrist. I explained that I kept crying when I didn’t want to, that I felt like I was letting everybody down and being a burden by not being well. She gave me … Continue reading

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Really? This Early?

First sighting of Christmas Mince Pies in Woolies today. The front page of the local paper had this image and headline: “Myer ignites the festive spirit” Mr B commented “I expect Easter Eggs can’t be far behind.”    

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Oh dear…

Well, bugger. I have spent most of today in tears. Mr B has spent most of today being able to write (not an everyday occurrence, which is why it’s worthy of mention – he is writing through the pain, and … Continue reading

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Monday, not feeling very well.

Whoops. So the big walk yesterday? The lovely one in the park with the dog? Just one problem. THE FIBRO STEAMROLLER. Yep, today I am paying for my excess, with every muscle aching as though I have the flu.  It … Continue reading

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Sunday again

So it’s Sunday again, I might as well find some things to post about.  Here we go: Things that I am enjoying now: Mary Beard’ s TV series ‘Meet the Romans’ – the last one of this 3 part series … Continue reading

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Tuesday

Well, the Very Helpful Psychiatrist was indeed Very Helpful.  I can take another medicatíon to help with the worst of the tremors (which she says are definitely caused by the medicatìon for the bîpolar) and I can start to cut … Continue reading

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Sunday…

I just walked up and down our back yard a few times, trying to work out the terrible clunk that happens in my hip when I walk if I’ve been sitting for too long. Step clunk, step clunk, step clunk.  … Continue reading

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