Anxiety For Beginners by Eleanor Morgan Having a mental illness is becoming something of a fashion accessory. If you think that, then it is clear that you have always been ‘mentally healthy’. Which is great, for you. It is not that mental illness is more common, or that people are making things up to be… Continue reading Anxiety for Beginners: Review
As I don’t currently make any money from writing, I need to have a day job. I have mentioned before about my previous work history, but when I quit my full-time job I decided that I wanted to pursue acting again. When I was 8 or 9 (I think), I asked my parents if I… Continue reading ‘Lights, camera, action’? More like ‘eat, drink and be merry.’
All I Know Now by Carrie Hope Fletcher If I were to write my own auto-biography cum advice book, it would end up fairly similar to All I Know Now. Of course some names would change, as would some situations, but the basic essence of the book would be the same.
When I was 16, my school did short tasters for the new subjects available for study at A-Level. I attended the psychology session and was hooked from that moment on. Previously, I had thought I might study biology at university, but from that one hour sessionI knew that I wanted to be a psychologist. For… Continue reading It’s Never Too Late
I have suffered from procrastination for as long as I can remember. The bystander often thinks that root of procrastination is laziness though there are many psychological articles which demonstrate otherwise. I thought I would write about my own experience with it, using the simple analogy of brain gremlins. I am coming at this from… Continue reading Procrastination Gremlins
In December, my mum and I went into Reading shopping. She was kind enough to come with me to a book signing by Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter – two members of McFly (now McBusted). I loved McFly when I was 16-19. And though the obsession faded as time went on, I still have quite the… Continue reading Regression