Monkeying Around


The age of 13 is one of the most memorable for me. I was being bullied by my neighbours. My brother began his descent into drugs. Heavy Metal music filled my head with fear. I enjoyed alcohol. I lost my virginity. This was a year that fractured my soul and pushed me head first into the devil’s breast. As a 46 year -old woman, I am now often asked why I don’t… Read More

This part of my story is incredibly difficult to write. No one EVER expects to shout out proudly, ‘Hey, I’ve been admitted into a psychiatric hospital’. No one ever wants to feel like they’re crazy, weird, losing grip on reality and could be filmed for a scene in One Flew over The Cuckoo’s Nest. But it happened. It happens to MANY people. It even happens to those of us that think we’re… Read More