The Big Learn

Well, now then. I started this blog about two years ago… and a lot has changed. The initial tag line was ‘Build A Dream’, which I was trying to do. The thing is, though, everything has changed. I am not saying I have completely abandoned my dreams – far from. But I have different priorities…

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Or… Are We Blessed?

Every creature has a lot to overcome.  I have an illness or two, etc.  Sometimes life can be a struggle.  For everyone.  But how we see our challenges radically changes our future.  Here’s how:  if we just mope around feeling sorry for ourselves, what scope is there for making a positive outcome happen?  I can’t…

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It’s World Mental Health Day!

I have bipolar. We all know that. But what I’d like to talk about is how wonderful the people around me are. I live in a building filled with people mentally and physically different from ‘normal’. They are truly and thoroughly some of the best people I have ever met. So understanding, so caring. Don’t…

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Health Headlines

“Shock story!”  “Disease risk!”  “…as rates reach record high!” Illness is categorised and then sensationalised.  It is torn apart from it’s counter-part, health, and presented as an entrancing gruesome tit-bit for you to enjoy with your coffee. It is telling that only one out of twelve headline articles on the CNN website is even in…

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