Entries by sheroseagain

A little thought on Happiness

My friends often laugh when in the car with me because even in the midst of standstill traffic in the heart of the city I’ll always point out the birds flying in the sky. You see, when life has left me facing shattered dreams, shattered relationships, shattered career prospects, these little things, that may seem […]

Bipolar… Who? Me?!

Firstly, I need to let you all know that the fact that I’m even writing this post, shows how much I have come to terms with my illness. You see, once upon a time, I would have sprinted out of my doctor’s office at the mere suggestion that I had bipolar. To me, having bipolar […]

A Letter from Adriana

This letter is featured at the start of my book, ‘Ana: Her Suicide Story’. Meeting me for the first time, most people would think I’m a pretty normal, if not a tad excitable, thirty one year old. I live a healthy and active lifestyle, I have a good job and I have a wonderful group […]

Suicide – Breaking The Silence

Today, my book ‘Ana: Her Suicide Story’ is released. Based on my own near-fatal suicide attempt in July 2011, it narrates the protagonist’s mental breakdown over six days before she makes a serious attempt on her life. To this day, I still cannot fathom the person I was just over five years ago. Having not […]