You share your troubles in a peer support group. You meet up with a friend and talk about how you’ve been feeling. You call a support line and get out […]
Who are you really? Are you your namesake? Your father’s son? Whoever you want to be? Whoever you are, you know you’re you. Unless you don’t. Unless, like me, you […]
Am I safe? Sometimes. Sometimes I am safe and can go about day to day life without anything bad happening. Am I able to hold down a job? Sometimes. Sometimes […]
You can’t plan for the future. You can’t even begin to dream or aspire for a solid, stable month ahead. You tremble at the thought of agreeing to an event […]
If you are wondering about the extreme shifts in moods with BPD then please read on, here’s an excerpt from my personal blog that documents the severity of this mood […]
When it comes to endings I always seem to struggle. Whether it’s finishing a blog post, the final stages of a project brief, going home after a night out, or […]
Instant gratification. We all know it. We all crave it. In this age of modern technology our tolerance for waiting for stuff to happen is pretty much off the low […]
Over dramatic? Guilt Trip? Over Emotional? Exaggeration? Just an outright lie?
I can see why you’d think so, heck, even I think so sometimes too.
However for those diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder, it can be very much a tangible reality. Perhaps not a literal reality, but…
Hence, self-sabotage. Things are going too smoothly. Things are so… normal… so boring… Something should be happening… But it’s not, and I don’t want to sit and wait to see what life is going to throw at me next…
Boundaries are something that in essence, everyone knows about. You know that you probably shouldn’t greet a potential parent in-law with a hearty butt-smack and a wink. You know that […]