Vegans believe in not indulging in a lifestyle that affects the lives of animals- be it eating meat, wearing leather or fur or even drinking milk which the animal does not need to be killed to produce. Yet, a lot of vegans I know spend their spare time smoking cannabis or doing cocaine? Yes, it's … Continue reading Should vegans abstain from… drugs?
I see a lot of posts about how to live with your own mental illnesses or how to live with a partners anxiety or depression. Today I want to talk about living with a mental illness in the family that is still heavily stigmatised. Alcoholism. My mother is an alcoholic. She always will be, … Continue reading Living with an Alcoholic
Okay, so I'm going to skip out on conspiracy theory Monday this week to talk about a topic that has been rife in the news lately- famous people being accused of horrible things aka your fave is problematic. With everything going on with Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein I thought it would be relevant to talk … Continue reading Problematic Artists
Worthless Warmth spread from fingertips to toes, on all those nights I was full of woes. Your hand reached out to me and held me until I felt complete. But now; I see the way you roll your eyes, with every utterance I make. I see you shake your head, at every step that I … Continue reading Creative Writing- Worthless
Me I I come from silence, Like the unspoken words between separated parents at their child's birthday. I come from a piece of art Drained of all colour, lines washed away Until nothing else remained. I come from your darkest fears, From the hatred that warms you from within From your love. … Continue reading Me- Creative Writing
Today is world mental health day, so I figured it would only be right to tell my story of it. I’ve struggled with issues since I was 12, they have been on and off for the last 8 years of my life and let me tell you guys now. It’s awful. A lot of books … Continue reading World Mental Health Day
Lies Your words spill from your mouth Of my dark mistakes and your gold. I trust you completely, I believe what I’m told. I listen when you tell me I’m slow, Or when I’ve done something wrong. Your stories paint me as the bad guy But what if it was you all along? … Continue reading Lies- Creative Writing