BPD, Mental health, Recovery, The Now - Healing

Borderlines – We Need Excitement

Something insightful from Lovely Lady Doc a while ago on the matter of me joining what I call “The Circle of Wisdom” (AKA a knitting circle of respectable, impressive, older ladies whose company I rather enjoy actually) …  Doc said this will be challenging for me because it won’t be exciting and I’m Borderline and… Read More Borderlines – We Need Excitement

BPD, Mental health, Personal, Recovery, The Now - Healing

This Whole Dating Thing

This whole dating thing is not to find a life partner. Certainly not a husband – because I really like my own space and probably more so than most and although it’s great having visitors, it is also stressful having people stay under my roof. I appreciate the company, but it is not easy, so… Read More This Whole Dating Thing

BPD, Recovery, The Now - Healing

By Jove I think I’ve Got It!

By Jove, I think I’ve got it – finally! It has taken a rather long time (chuckle), but I believe I’ve got to the bottom of my man issues. Where has this sudden realisation come from? Well firstly by getting seriously annoyed by stumbling across this Victim/Survivor/Thriver thing and realising that although I have made… Read More By Jove I think I’ve Got It!

BPD, Mental health, Mindfulness, Recovery, The Now - Healing

An Holistic Approach to My Mental Health

I realised the other day that I have been really struggling with my mental health for the last two years. For someone who was always active, busy and working losing my mind as it were has been tough to come to terms with. But no matter what I did to improve my situation, nothing was… Read More An Holistic Approach to My Mental Health

BPD, Mental health, Recovery, The Now - Healing

Bad manners and BPD

I read an article on “The Mighty” the other day about how people with BPD are “impolite”. ( https://themighty.com/2019/02/impolite-borderline-personality-disorder-bpd/?utm_source=newsletter_bpd&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter_bpd_2019-02-23). This got me thinking about my own behaviour and how it is often perceived as bad manners. So for you non-BPD sufferers out there, hopefully, this explains a little why we can seem to be rude,… Read More Bad manners and BPD