Weekly Round-Up #29

Attachment To Somebody I Have Never Met

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I care about you so much and I don’t even know you. We’ve never met face to face, I’ve never heard your voice, never even seen a photo of you. I know your first name. I know about the hard times you have had to go through. I’ve read your words.

Weekly Round-Up #28

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General stats of the week: Good days: 1, Okay days: 4, Bad days: 2 Books read: Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple Books bought: 2 Times I’ve wished for autumn to arrive: 38,065 Ham and cheese toasties eaten: 4

Putting The Good In Grief

mental health, mental illness, depression, dealing with depression, therapy for depression, depression in men, mental illness men, guest post, this stuff is golden,

By Matthew In an image obsessed, filter-obscured and airbrushed world that prizes the ‘perfect’ form, the self-esteem of many is invested in its myth; deposits are made in the self-esteem bank with every unflattering snap of a celeb’s bingo wings, while withdrawals accompany the comparison to toned torsos that most of us will never attain or …

Weekly Round-Up #27

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General stats of the week: Good days: 3, Okay days: 3, Bad days: 1 Books read: On Beauty by Zadie Smith and Coraline by Neil Gaiman No. of times the baby has kicked: 74,835 Hours playing on Sims: 6 Cafe visits: 4