Less is More – Discussing the Harm Minimisation Policy that @TEWV don’t want you to see anymore. Including some spoken word poetry.

As many of my followers will already be aware, the Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys (TEWV) Mental Health Trust have taken down their abusive Harm Minimisation policy for children and young people with a diagnosis of borderline personality disorder and related conditions. This policy was taken down in July. They claim that they had toContinue reading “Less is More – Discussing the Harm Minimisation Policy that @TEWV don’t want you to see anymore. Including some spoken word poetry.”

This isn’t about Stigma. This is about Abuse. #spokenwordpoetry

They call it “Protocol” But we all call it abuse. They try to fool us all, But we all know the truth. People are dying. This shit has got to stop. But in order for it to stop, Those in power, Those at the very Top, Need to see this for what it is AndContinue reading “This isn’t about Stigma. This is about Abuse. #spokenwordpoetry”

Here in this Village of Mums. #spokenwordpoetry #maternalMHMatters

Being a mummy can be tough. We often feel like we’re not good enough. But it’s OK to be honest about this stuff because we are not alone. It’s hard when the baby cries, And she doesn’t stop until you hand her to someone else. When you get that look in your eyes, Scouring theContinue reading “Here in this Village of Mums. #spokenwordpoetry #maternalMHMatters”

Domestic Abuse and Lockdown #COVID19 #spokenwordpoetry #MadCovidDiaries #YouAreNotAlone

I remember how it felt, As an adult afraid of my own home Not knowing if there will be any light at the end of the tunnel. Sitting trapped in darkness all on my own The abuser was my father, As an adult and as a little girl. Both experiences different, But existing in theContinue reading “Domestic Abuse and Lockdown #COVID19 #spokenwordpoetry #MadCovidDiaries #YouAreNotAlone”

Some spoken word poetry about Team Formulation.

There’s no “I” in Team. Go look at my Formulation and you’ll soon know what I mean. They say it’s routine to rewrite my history in a way I could not have foreseen. It’s obscene, And quite frankly, they should know better. They wish to place emphasis on what happened Whilst at the same timeContinue reading “Some spoken word poetry about Team Formulation.”

First blog post – Some spoken word poetry in written form.

I’ve decided to start a new blog so that I can keep copies of my writing all in one place. I often prefer to write twitter threads or poetry, rather than a big blog post, because I’m busy looking after my two beautiful babies. So sometimes I will just copy a thread or poem inContinue reading “First blog post – Some spoken word poetry in written form.”

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