A Light in the Dark: Talk About Suicide

I write about suicide a lot. You’ve probably noticed this. I purposely bring it up. I talk about it a lot, I write about it. I make it a topic to talk about. There’s a reason. I kinda want it to become the case that you read about it so much that, it becomes less… Continue reading A Light in the Dark: Talk About Suicide

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‘You’re Allowed To Be Sad’

If there’s any chance you find yourself reading this, and you don’t feel well, or you don’t see a future or you can’t find any hope to grasp onto, message me. Get in touch. I can’t guarantee you’ll be fixed, but I do know you’ll feel better having shared whatever is going on. Most of… Continue reading ‘You’re Allowed To Be Sad’

‘I Don’t Want A Relationship’

I always say I don’t want a relationship. I don’t want a relationship. I don’t want one. I’m too young. There’s no point. Yeah, cool. I’ve been saying that since I was 17, it doesn’t cut it anymore. There’s a common reason for why people choose to be on their own, whether they admit it… Continue reading ‘I Don’t Want A Relationship’

Being Social with Social Anxiety

I’m sat here watchimg the first Avengers movie and I was wondering what I’d write about. There’s a few abstract ideas floating around but I’m gonna talk about something that affects me daily, and no doubt affects most people at some point; good old-fashioned social anxiety. It’s something that’s so normal in my life I… Continue reading Being Social with Social Anxiety

The #VillainTheory and Emotional Intelligence

There’s been a few thoughts floating around my head the last week or so. At first I thought they were completely independent but I realized pretty quickly that they’re connected. I’ll explain both of them briefly anyway and we’ll go from there. If you follow me on Twitter (@DaraghFleming) you might have noticed that I… Continue reading The #VillainTheory and Emotional Intelligence

Why the Pro-Choice Movement is Convincing Me to Vote No

I’m totally aware of the sensitivity of this topic. Due to the title alone, I decided to not even send this to HeadStuff. because articles I’ve written in the past that have been ‘alternative-to-the-left’ have been rejected outright. Anyway, let’s get into it. It’s important to know beforehand, the definition of what Liberal political views… Continue reading Why the Pro-Choice Movement is Convincing Me to Vote No

I Talked To God About Suicide

Creator:         I imagine you have quite a a lot of questions. Me:                 Just a few, yeah. Creator:         Go ahead then. Me:                 You made us, right? Why? Creator:         I didn’t choose to create you, the same way you cannot choose whether to breathe or not. It just happens. It was an… Continue reading I Talked To God About Suicide

New Year, New Bullshit

Things Numpties say on January 1st: ‘New Year New Me’ ‘Absolutely smashed my goals in 2017 and am ready to take on 2018, bring it on!’ ‘2018 is my year, wait and see #Haters’ ‘I didn’t lose a lot of friends in 2017, I just found out who the real ones are, onwards and upwards… Continue reading New Year, New Bullshit