Category Archives: Uncategorized

Day-By-Day Diary Of A Heart Attack Survivor: Part 3 A Routine Day In An Alien Place

Today’s post continues from Part 2 posted yesterday. Monday 15th August 06:15: Sleep eventually came & has now gone.  Blood pressure assessed once more.  It is amazing how quickly one can automatically adopt an arm out, finger up pose when … Continue reading

Posted in health, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Day-By-Day Diary Of A Heart Attack Survivor: Part 2 A Dream Or Nightmare?

This article follows-on from yesterday’s Diary of a Heart Attack Survivor Part 1 Sunday 14th August 2017 — 07:30:  Sleep has evaded me & the headache from my GTN (glyceryltrinatrate) infusion is just beginning to make itself known. The Emergency & Resuscitation department is … Continue reading

Posted in health, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Day-By-Day Diary Of A Heart Attack Survivor: Part 1 It All Started With Indigestion

The last couple of weeks have been rather eventful, even life-changing.  I have been writing short updates on Facebook to keep people updated in real-time & have had so many private requests to write a blog, that I have succumbed. … Continue reading

Posted in health, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Great Power of Valuing Others

Probably one of the most destructive mantras of the 21st Century is ‘Do What You Want.’ This notion that we are islands in a big sea & that somehow just following our own path will make us more significant or … Continue reading

Posted in building relationships, journey to the top, personal success, relationships, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Depression: 7 More ‘Insider Secrets’ – Why It Isn’t What It Looks Like!

  Following on from my last post, Depression:  7 ‘Insider Secrets’ – Why It Isn’t What It Looks Like! I continue my insights into why people struggling with depression may display certain behaviours & how ‘what you see‘ is NOT ‘what is really … Continue reading

Posted in bringing hope, broken people, coping with depression, depression, personal experience, perspective on life, the bigger picture, Uncategorized, vulnerability | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Depression: 7 ‘Insider Secrets’ – Why It Isn’t What It Looks Like!

Here is a brief insight into my personal world of the battle with depression.  We are all different but I hope this will help you get inside our sometimes scary & seemingly out-of-control world & realise that you can, through … Continue reading

Posted in coping with depression, depression, friends, Friendship, hurting people, love, mental illness, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Words Are Not Enough

  What if there are no simple solutions to the problems that have faced us for years? What if part of the answer was us getting off our backside, becoming involved & making a difference rather than standing in crowds, waving … Continue reading

Posted in authenticity, bringing hope, challenge, change, change at ground zero, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment