Tag Archives: depression

Connection

There’s this feeling of separation and loneliness that pervades Western culture. Even down to the idea that humans were a separate order of creation and somehow set apart from the rest of nature. Nature was fallen and we had to … Continue reading

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One of the more personal reasons for supporting secular government.

*Trigger Warning:* Bad religion, abuse, suicide. It’s been a tough week. Couple of weeks, really. About a month ago an old friend of mine suicided. He’d been having trouble for quite a while. Long story. He’d been dealing with some … Continue reading

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Living with disability in rural Victoria.

This is something of an update journal entry. Trigger warning: Borderline Personality Disorder, depression, anxiety. So I move to rural Victoria. It’s another step really. When I first moved out to Melton it still had a sort of country feel … Continue reading

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Laura Norder #2

Yesterday there were a few news articles published regarding teenage drinking and violence, after a weekend operation by police in Australia and New Zealand. Apparently more than 1,200 people were arrested in Aus. Not bad for a population of 22,000,000 … Continue reading

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