Yay for Bank Holiday Monday! It means we’re all home together for an extra day together and I got a long lie in, which is needed due to my sleep patterns at the moment. See yesterday’s blog for more on that. As I’ve not worked in a while, it doesn’t feel much different as I’m […]Read more "Got up and gone"
Meds, meds, meds on my mind……quite literally, as it happens. I thought I’d update you on how the transition with my meds is going. My GP decided to taper new drugs in while tapering out the current ones, which were not being effective, as I was having another crash. It can be encapsulated in one […]Read more "Update: The Drugs do work"
Some things make you go ‘hmmmmmmm………?’ You see something online, on TV or, heaven forbid, in person, and it brings you up short, thinking about what is right and wrong, if we agree with the approach, what it means for us as a society. I saw a video today showing police in conflict with a […]Read more "The erosion of consent and respect"
It’s Friday, we made it through another working week, for most of us. What a week, though. We’ve had media filled with heavy events which again rock the nation and boy, some people are angry. I can see the reaction when it’s something shocking, like the Manchester bombing where children were targeted, but I see […]Read more "The politics of change"
I’ve been nominated in a blogger spotlight over at Random Musings, which means you can find out about me, why I set up the page, just more about me and Amused & Bemused. As the song goes, ‘The light is on me, all time is here.’ Have a look around Debbie’s site as well at […]Read more "Blogger Spotlight!"
It’s my daughter’s birthday today. She’s now 14 years old, bright, sassy and as good as you can get for a teenager. In most ways, she’s just like me but with good attributes from her mother running through her too, which is a good mix. I’m a proud father. You can probably tell. I’m also […]Read more "The gift I don’t want to give"
I did something big today and I’m happy that I did it. I feel better for it, more settled and less edgy, ready for the world. I went for a walk. Doesn’t sound much to others or when said out loud but it is for me. Since my meds changed two weeks ago, my motivation […]Read more "A walk in the park"