Four years on. History is not over, things change.

Bit of a rambling one, this. Four years ago I had a mental breakdown and I walked off into the night with the intention of killing myself. I didn’t do it, obviously, I changed my mind. I turned away from the void. Vowed to change. To become someone I’d always …

L2CiCS: Reflective Diary – 31st January 2018

This week’s Reflective Diary includes my thoughts on Sue’s presentation, as well as my reflections on our roleplays. To monitor our personal development, we were tasked with identifying responses in ourselves that occur during a helping interaction. We did this with several rounds of roleplay. The first roleplay of the …

Our Honeymoon – Day 1

Day one. This started at home, early Saturday morning. Unlike previous holidays, where I’ve not really been bothered about getting up early on a Saturday morning ready to travel, I don’t tend to work stupidly early on a Saturday morning anymore, so getting up at 5 in the morning hurt. …