Today was meant to be a simple 22km ride on a loop I ride very often. Today I faced a road closure (do I carry on or turn back? Watch and see..) and OMFGG some truly terrifying passes by motorists.Continue reading “Road closures and terrifying motorists: come ride with me..”
Unless it’s something you have struggled with yourself, it’s almost impossible to imagine what it’s like living with mental health problems.
My diagnoses are PTSD and Dysthymia. They go hand in hand really.Continue reading “Mental health awareness week NZ 2023”
PTSD.. is tough to live with.
It cannot be cured.
It’s something I must learn to live with.
Therapy helps me to keep control and stay in the present.
It helps me to understand, recognise and cope with triggers.
But, PTSD cannot be cured.
It’s hard being an amputee in Nz.. the service is limited to 5 centres nationwide and I’m over 200km away from the closest. Here’s what a day visit to the limb centre is like for me.Continue reading “#265 Limb Centre visit – sockets and ankles”