Being a student nurse during Covid-19

~ Before I write about my personal experiences, I just want to acknowledge that this pandemic is having an impact on everyone but in completely different ways. We need to remember to be empathetic to each persons struggles because none of us have experienced a situation like this before. Lives have been completely shifted for… Continue reading Being a student nurse during Covid-19

complex mental health in the media

So as an avid sci fi fan, movie and TV show lover and mental health student nurse I find it interesting the connections you can make from plots. the various interpretations that can come from a piece of media such as films or shows are endless, behind its synopsis and (sometimes) obvious story its trying… Continue reading complex mental health in the media

a mental health nurse with mental health issues

Now then let me start this post by explaining that we all have mental health. It's basically how you feel and your thought patterns which then affects your behaviour. Some people have good mental health days, some have bad mental health days and some people have mental illness. September 2018:I have never been formally diagnosed… Continue reading a mental health nurse with mental health issues

2018 in review

So I'm going to be completely honest that most of this year is a blur to me and I did have to go through my photos and calender to try to remember what I've done. Yay for a bad memory. I started 2018 with purple hair in a relationship doing my first year at uni,… Continue reading 2018 in review

Alcohol

So it is quite apparent that in modern, particular British, culture there is a significant part that alcohol plays in society. I'm just generalising here but we start secretly drinking as teenagers at house parties or in parks, we go on nights out to clubs, we drink in pubs with family and friends, even for… Continue reading Alcohol

Icebreakers​

It's currently midnight and I'm bored so here are some questions from an icebreaker app I decided to download and my answers to them. "What's the most important thing to you in a romantic relationship?" Comfort. Being comfortable being my true self around them, not feeling like I have to change who I am to make… Continue reading Icebreakers​