Living with high functioning depression

I’ve seen a couple of posts about high functioning depression lately, and wanted to give you my spin on living with the ups and downs of the condition. High functioning depression, sometimes referred to as dysthymia, is generally characterised as someone who suffers from the typical elements of depression, but doesn’t necessarily display these characteristics…

Tea with the Dragon

When Mr. Dragon comes a calling I don’t deal very well. I don’t sleep. I’m awake half the night fretting about things I can’t control or panicking about what I have to do in the morning. This especially true if I have to meet people I don’t know very well or go somewhere new. Or…

Carpark Battles: Parent and Child Spaces

Before I start cracking on about parent and child spaces, I want you to have a little think about car parks in general. In every car park (at least I hope so), you’ll find at least one disabled parking space. I want you to think about those spaces. Where are they located? Generally, near the…