Tag Archives: inspirational

My bucket list (Update)

Just over one year ago, May 15 2012, I posted about my bucket list in this post. I wanted to do a review one year on, to see what I have done, not done, given up on, and added. So, without further ado, here goes! 1. See the Northern Lights (DONE! I did this is […]

Please don’t cut – A song

May not be to everyone’s taste but I related to the lyrics and you may do too. Worth a listen 🙂

I bet you will relate as much as I did… (A life with Borderline in pictures)

I am going to share these photos because at some point in time, I have completely related to them, if not now. This isn’t a reflection of my current state of mind, in fact, I am feeling really good right now. But I couldn’t not share these as they are so, so true for us […]

A Poem about being one-mindful

I came across this on True Recovery, and believe it is written by Nita Taylor. Anyhow, it was too good not to share. One Mindfully; A Poem An unattended, misdirected mind that is left to wander and to stray; Is amazingly receptive and accepting of everything coming its way. The consequence is a state of […]

20 Day Challenge Master List – Day two (Quotes you love)

Day Two – Twenty Quotes you love (this ones gonna be easy) 1) “Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming […]

Poetry from my 12 year old self

I found this little folder at the bottom of a pile of junk in the attic. It contained the artwork above and a load of poetry that I had written when I was aged 12 – 13. Here are a few of them; I Stand Alone (written 23/06/2001) I look around, what do I see? […]

A little impromptu poem

I find that writing poetry (and actually writing on my blog) helps me focus myself in times of stress (for example, earlier, when I was fighting dissociation). I wrote this little poem, I hope you like it :). What do you see? What do you see when you look at a face? Do you look […]

Because you are worth it

Rules for maintaining a BPD Relationship

So, all you fellow BPD sufferers out there will be with me when I say, for normal people, maintaining a healthy, happy and intimate relationship is difficult. When you add BPD into the mix, it is damn near impossible, but I have come up a few simple rules that seem to help me, maybe they […]

You are not who people make you

Reading a post on here where someone described themselves as a ‘whore’ made me start thinking. For so many years I thought of myself in the same way – and by thinking that I was a whore, made me turn into one. I would allow men to use me, use my body because I believed […]