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Letter sent on May 5, 2017

Your Seven Deadly Reads

When Eunice was dealt devastating news, life seemed insurmountable. She was, in her own word, broken. It is brave to face into adversity, it’s even braver to seek help.

So it’s no surprise that Eunice’s story struck a chord with so many of our readers.

And rightly so.


I Was Broken — And I Needed Help

A few weeks ago I had my first counselling session.

The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Mother

I don’t want to go all semi-serious on you all, but there’s something I wanted to bring up now that we’re all pals and you won’t think I’m a friendless loser….Being a Mum can be incredibly lonely.

The ‘Problem’ With Having An Only Child

I thought I was finally done with the unsolicited questions at this stage in my life

Living With…An Alcoholic Parent

Living with an alcoholic as a child has had a profound effect on my life as an adult.

Calling Bullshit…On Soothers

Dodies, soothers, pacifiers, dummies. They have many names and take on many forms, not unlike the devil

Why You Won’t Sleep After Giving Birth

‘Now, don’t let them kick you out of that hospital bed until you’re ready to go home.’

My Baby Lost Me, I Lost My Mother

On the 19 of July 2014 I went to bed in tears, devastated with the news that my much longed for baby had no heart beat.

Stay sane, thanks for peeking at this in your inbox and hope to share with you next week.



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