Fly Free

Fly Free

It happened gradually. So gradually, that I didn’t even realise it was happening until I was unwittingly set free. Cages – used to keep animals and people controlled. These days you can find beautiful ornate bird cages, with intricate detailing so beautiful that you forget its original purpose. That’s the kind of cage I imagine [...]

Crossroad

Crossroad

Today, I find myself at a crossroad. A year ago I started this blog with the genuine intention to help others in similar situations - to help them to feel less isolated. But also to help raise awareness for everyone else, to help them better understand the people in their lives suffering from chronic illnesses. [...]

“I felt like I disappeared. Tired – like I wasn’t alive.”

“I felt like I disappeared. Tired – like I wasn’t alive.”

Tonight I watched a movie on Netflix called 'Brain on Fire,' which is a movie based on a true story. A story that was written as a memoir by the girl herself. Now, don't get the wrong idea - this is not a movie review. This is about finding something that both terrified and intrigued [...]