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Poem / Poetry /

June 26, 2022

Taken from the book in development "The Poetry Book of mental health caring" Read More
A book about a carer's journey looking after his mother. Matthew McKenzie's book is a heartfelt and heart warming story about the difficult journey Matthew had to take looking after his mother. Matthew shares with his readers the success and also heart breaks. Read More
A short conversation based story. I used a prompt from a Review Chain house contest (that I didn’t enter). Read More
I wrote this a couple of years ago. Many of the pieces of this essay are now obsolete based on where I am now, and where I came from- but I feel it necessary to share this. I've wanted to share it since I wrote it. Thank you. Read More
Abuse I've suffered at the hands of my dysfunctional, narcissistic family... The son of an alcoholic mother who attempted to drown me at just two years old and a sadistic narcissistic millionaire father who would torment, abuse and beat me on a regular basis throughout my childhood. A victim of… Read More

Reads: 75

Comments: 1

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I’m not sure how I feel about this one Read More
This book comes from deep down, events in my life that I have now overcome but the memories of the experience are still there. Azaree is a 20 yr old girl still at school due to her having to repeat grades because of the effect of her mental health. She… Read More
I’m writing because of recent trauma. This is not fiction. I hope you’ll join me on my journey, navigating my way through territory that I was unprepared for. Read More

Poem / Romance

March 27, 2022

Reads: 96

Comments: 1

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-Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a counselor? -What about what it would be like to go to therapy? “What if I told you i know a secret? Not surprising, we all do. What about a hundred secrets? Still not interested? What about thousands of… Read More
The Long Fall is part three in a three episode series, they are prequels to my debut novel fractured coming March 29 2022. The events take place a few years before my novel, and while they are not defining moments show the downfall of my protagonist. Episode 3 takes place… Read More
Noble Corruption is the second in a three episode series, they are prequels to my debut novel fractured coming March '22. The events take place a few years before my novel, and while they are not defining moments show the downfall of my protagonist. Episode 2 takes place at the… Read More
Narcissistic Object-Choice Is a short poem about two Narcissistic’s in a relationship. Taken from a humorous stance in a subject that is far from funny. Read More
Discover an Easy Way to Improve Your Mental Health and Resilience, Eliminate Stress from Your Life and Prevent Burnout! Did you know that people who have low-stress levels earn more money than overworked and burnt-out people that hold the same position? Are you a stressed-out business owner, partner, or employee?… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2022

Reads: 113

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

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Image: Alexas Fotos from Pixabay. Read More
A Slippery Slope is the first in a three episode series, they are prequels to my debut novel fractured coming March 29 2022. The events take place a few years before my novel, and while they are not defining moments show the downfall of my protagonist. Episode 1 takes place… Read More
This piece opens up the eyes to the world that "Borderliners" live in. Read More
This art helps you take a deeper look into what positives to expect from those who suffer w/mental disorders. Toxicity always surrounds one w/a disorder, but there's so much light that lives within them that still glows... even from their darker places. Read More
This piece reflects the torture that goes on in some of our minds at times. I encourage every reader to keep going, in spite of any obstacles. Read More
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