Not until my thirties was I able to acknowledge any semblance of myself and my issues . I judged them and judged myself. They were horrific and offensive to me. Scarlet letters . Only the seriously ill had them. In reality: I did,too.. Skid Row bums have serious life problems , Not teenagers who attend… Continue readingactions, alcoholism, anorexia, anxiety, appearance, ataxia, attitude, body, comparisons, drama, emotions, encouragement, expectations, experiences, giving up, hope, keep going, kind, knowledge, life, living in the moment, manifest, mental, mental health, mental illness, motivation, overcoming, past, people, perfect, perfection, perseverance, positive, positive thinking, progress, results, situation, standards, stroke, thoughts, Workout, you
I suppose in a way I am telling on myself. I have bipolar disorder; so did my father and he committed suicide (today is his birthday).This is something I have eluded to, but not openly discussed. I feel it is pertinent to do so, however, as the season for SAD (seasonal affective disorder) is upon… Continue reading
An English diarist and naval administrator. I served as administrator of the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament. I had no maritime experience, but I rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, diligence, and my talent for administration.