Ending therapy…

  My first SSRI for aaages. Like it says, I’ve just finished 20 weeks of therapy at Strathclyde, for social anxiety, but dealing with broader issues too. And it’s been a real uphill journey – each time I’ve thought I… Continue Reading

Guest Post – John Lees

I’m pretty excited to share this guest post with you from SICBA Award Winner John Lees, a writer from Glasgow. He was undertaking the free MOOC (online course) called Gender Through Comic Books (which I started but gave up due… Continue Reading

4 – The Black Dog Barks

  …but thankfully it’s still not as bad as it’s been in the past. Self awareness is a hard journey, but it helps you put things in perspective when the black dog does return. For instance, while I’m feeling this… Continue Reading

3 – Admission

Please don’t call the p’lice. I’m not a knife¬†wielding murderer, honest. It’s a visual metaphor! This is literally to most honest thing I’ve ever drawn or posted in my life, the deepest I’ve ever gone, and potentially the most self… Continue Reading

1 – Endings and Beginnings

  It’s been a while… There’s been furtive appearances and abortive attempts at other kinds of strips etc, but SSRI proper is back… On the one hand, this is a great thing! I love doing it, and it’s nice to… Continue Reading

28 – Be ever vigilant

  Yeah. So keep your eyes open, be wary, and don’t get pushed off course… My planning went out the window, as did my eating plan, my exercise and pretty much everything else. Having the cold for two whole weeks… Continue Reading

27 – Getting there

  So I’m back after a fairly long break, and I thought it’d be nice to come back with something positive. I’m still anxious, I’m still avoiding some things, but over the last three or four weeks of going to… Continue Reading