the people of our tribe

she was not fragile like a flower; she was fragile like a bomb.   I feel like this quote pretty…

spontaneity vs planning

I like to think that I can be spontaneous and don’t need a rigid schedule but I’m just lying to…

Stubborn or Determined?

I haven’t really been writing here much lately as you can tell despite having several things to review and books…

damn annoying brain

Often my brain frustrates me so much. Have you even had that moment when something feels really familiar and then…

backlash

My post on why I homeschool seems to have weeded a few people out of my timeline. I’ve been called childish…

Pretty peonies 

I used to cut and I have many scars (most now covered with ink) marking many difficult times. I’ve had…

Police VS actual protectors

Bikers, failed policing, police, abuse, situations, mental health problems, mental health blogger, borderline personality disorder, bpd, depression, adhd, scared, rescue, protection, getting a protection order, SA police, SAPO, police department, the state of the country, leaving SA, emigration, moving,

Arting and mental health 

Book, book love, bookmark, Charlie foxtrot, stripey stockings, polymer clay, mental health, add, adhd, anxiety, mental health blogger, borderline personality disorder, bpd, depression, getting stuck, stick in my own head, aspiring writer, local author, writer, children’s book author, it’s okay, be yourself, polymer clay bookmark, ooak, Waldorf dolls, handmade, arting, crafts, crafty mom, art mom, reader, reader goods,

minor vent post

“Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it.”…

side effects

There seems to be this stigma that only weak people take medications for mental health (I was told this). Well…