• So far, this year I’ve used up all of my holidays on moving to a new house (twice!). I’ve moaned about this fact, as I genuinely feel that I never actually get a break. The whole year has been really busy, wit […]

  • Christmas is always a funny time of year for me. I love the idea of Christmas, and I love being able to spend some quiet time at home, with my family. What I don’t love? Is the copious amounts of money you need t […]

  • I am my own biggest critic. I’m sure I speak for nearly everyone when I say; nothing I do is good enough. I will always say that I could have done more. I will scrutinise my work/life, and strive for better.   […]

  • If I was to describe the last 18 months as anything, other than the obvious word ‘sh!t’, I’d definitely say it’s been a wakeup call.

    As someone who has high functioning anxiety, amongst some other issues, I have […]

  • Children are stressful, but Teenagers are whole other ballgame..

    To all the fellow parents out there, I’m sure you’ve all heard from your parents “I hope your child ends up half as bad as you were”. I know I […]

  • Hi Skyrim,

    If you want to write a blog for my site, you’re more than welcome 🙂 Just send your blog onto info@pmacorner.com and I’ll upload them. I can do so against your name, or you can be completely anonymous.

  • Adulting is tiring. Fact. We spend our whole youth willing mile stone birthdays. First we cannot wait to be 10, because this is double digits. Then we cannot wait to be 13, then 16, 18, and 21. We wish our youth […]

  • There are a few different reactions to expect when you tell someone about your mental illness, most of them I personally could live without. I have put these in order of what I feel is the most common reactions I […]

  • It’s quite a read, best get a cuppa….
    THE BEGINNING
    I met my ex-partner when I was just 11 years old. He was 14, bit of a lad, and in all honesty? I did not like him one bit. When I was 12, we started to hang aro […]

  • I feel like I spend my life being frustrated, negative and angry! I honestly need to try and be positive. I work very hard daily to find at least one positive in every situation and you know what? It’s […]

  • Live and let live!
     
    Well the gist of this entire blog can be summarised to this; Don’t be a dick!
     
    World’s smallest violin….
     

    When I was growing up I was bullied for being poor and ugly. I mean being one of t […]

  • Thursday 8th June

    The night before leaving for Download Music Festival, I was so tired and anxious beyond belief. I was thinking of all the horrible things that could go wrong; What if I go and it’s o […]

  • Well I’m glad you have your wee claim to fame, a fair price for being my voice of reason. Still anxious, aren’t I always, about everything? But I wont let it stop me going and meeting my main man Steve. Not your […]

  • Today is the day after the second London terror attack in less than 3 months. We’re not even 2 weeks from the Manchester attacks. Having this happen makes me realise how utterly trivial my anxiety disorder is, a […]

  • Sometimes it’s difficult to put into words how the merry-go-round of  Anxiety & Depression can make you feel, so here are a few illustrations I’ve had shared and seen in recent years that I’ve found more than […]

  • If you want to receive updates, then you need to sign up to the site. Thankfully, I have the ability to amend your comments. Don’t ever post that kind of stuff on my blog again. Also be aware that I have your IP […]

  • My Dad once told me, “This is not a dress rehearsal, this is it! Make the most of it”. I was a teenager at the time, I felt I was infallible, and these words meant nothing to me. I’m now in my 30’s and these w […]

  • Hi Jen,

    Thank you for your reply, it really does help to know that what I’m doing is helping others know they’re not alone. I have thought about starting this blog for years, I always felt that I couldn’t do it […]

  • Why write this blog?

    I have been writing this blog on and off now for 3 weeks. I keep writing it, then deleting it, then contemplating it, as I worry that I’ll be revealing too much about myself. For those of y […]

  • Stop overthinking

    If it were that simple, I wouldn’t be in the situation I’m in. Please just try to understand that I am the way I am. You know it’s not rational, I know it’s not rational, but it’s going to […]

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