Category Archives: Depression

Inspiring artists who live(d) with depression

  I just found this article on Huffington Post and it has got my skin a’tinglin’. It’s a list of 11 incredibly well-known, well-respected and talented artists who had lifelong battles with depression. Picasso. Van Gogh. Michaelangelo. Gaugin. Did you … Continue reading

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My Story

I revisited my ‘About B’ page yesterday to give it a little refresh, and I decided that my story deserved a post of its own. If anyone feels the way I am about to describe, then please know that things … Continue reading

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Lets catch up – six months on

It has been 6 months since my last post. I felt really quite bad, as you can see here. At that time I was determined that a course in counselling would be more beneficial this time around than taking anti-depressants again. It’s time … Continue reading

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From Diagnosis to Transformation!

Last week my Doctor confirmed the depression diagnosis. To assist, she gave me pills to help with my migraines and chronic insomnia, so on top of the hayfever pills and contraceptive pill that’s 4 pills and 4 squirts of nasal … Continue reading

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Depression: My first relapse

I am currently experiencing my symptoms of depression, in what is my first big relapse: I am sleeping really badly I lie in bed at night feeling upset I am increasingly struggling to get out of bed I am getting … Continue reading

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Just B Silly!

“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” — Marilyn Monroe I stumbled upon this fantastic quote and wanted to share it. Love that Marilyn! I absolutely stand by this, because I … Continue reading

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Shining a light on the darkness

I read about a depression memoir named ‘Darkness Visible’ by William Styron. I felt inspired and eager to read it, but as I imagined what it would like to write an explicit, warts-and-all memoir of my own experience I felt terrified … Continue reading

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