Tag: schizophrenia

I had another relapse

I always say with Schizophrenia I have “good days and bad days”. And let me tell you when I say bad it’s a slight under exaggeration. These kinds of days leave me struggling to do the simplest of tasks and it basically feels like I’m going to die. I usually know within the first few minutes…

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Dear Leaving Cert Students, A Little Advice for Those About to Get Their LC Results

Congratulations you survived one of the toughest tests of your life. The Leaving Certificate is something most Irish people can remember as a flurry of Less Stress More Success books,  cans of red bull, an outpour of gratitude from the general population for the inevitable sunshine and that all-important candle lighting ritual from the Grannies.…

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When My Mother Died

Originally published on A Lust for Life   Battling with mental health problems since childhood has never been easy task. Living with Schizophrenia has become something I have spent my life accepting and adjusting to. From the age of four I have endlessly fought with demons, voices and the constant fear that comes with delusions…

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