Why blogging is great for your mental health

I started my blog about two months ago, and it has been an amazing outlet for my anxiety and depression. I’ve always channelled my emotions into writing. Whether it’s story writing, a journal entry, or a poem, I always use written words to express myself. I’ve always found writing easier than speaking. A blog is […]

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The Creative Dream

All my life I have turned to writing as an outlet. It is an escape, a happy space, and an empty canvas for me to express myself. When I was little I wrote stories with my nan about hidden places and fairies in the garden. In primary school I was bullied, so I turned to […]

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Creativity and Mental Health

Living with anxiety and depression and trying to get on with things is extremely difficult. When your mind is running into a cave of thoughts and worries, it seems impossible to leave the house or socialise. There is reassurance in knowing that millions of others around the world suffer from mental illness, and are struggling […]

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Reading: A Writer’s Greatest Tool

It’s hard to find time to read during a busy week. Reading on your lunch break seems like a great idea, until you put your book in your bag and realise the lunch and the book can’t possibly fit in there with everything else. However, if you want to get the most out of your […]

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Achieving the Write Mindset

Enjoying a cup of coffee whilst scrolling through social media? Thinking about the course work to be done, or the cleaning, or how you should be writing? Do you regret not buying that book you saw on the shelf in the bookshop, because it was £18 rather than £10? I hear you. Writing anything, whether […]

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