Author Archives: emilyitb

Hey everyone! Do you know how many posts I write and never publish? A fair few. You see, however nice it would be to be an optimist I don’t think I ever will be. When you’ve been dealt a lot … Continue reading

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Are you a MANIAc?

I’m sorry for the break in posts – Uni duties! I realise that I’ve talked a lot about the depressive part of Bipolar but not very much about the mania – reason being, folks, is because the depressive side is … Continue reading

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My placement

Hey everyone, I started nursing placement last Monday (17/9) at a hospital in southern Tasmania in an Assessment and Planning Unit (APU). I was so nervous about this prac because my last one, which was in palliative care, didn’t go … Continue reading

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Don’t be Curt

So I thought today I’d share something pretty spesh with you! My latest work called Don’t be Curt. It’s true that I haven’t done much on this novel yet but I thought I would share it anyway. Time is the … Continue reading

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World Suicide Prevention Day

So today is WSPD (World Suicide Prevention Day). The biggest killer in young people isn’t leukaemia or Muscular Dystrophy, Motor Neuron Disease or even motor vehicle accidents: It’s suicide. I’ve been to pretty dark places in my life, I’ve been … Continue reading

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21

Hey everybody, In 50 minutes I’m 21 . . . Am I happy about it? Funnily enough, not much. I don’t feel like I’ve done enough to qualify to be that old. 1) I haven’t been overseas (and the funny … Continue reading

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Teetotaling!

I couldn’t tempt anyone with a free movie ticket:( It’s a shame we feel as humans feel so ashamed about abuse, isn’t it? I thought this post could be focused on something like university. Those who know me know I … Continue reading

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