Category: My Story 2016

Stories about my dive into depression

1999

Previous Post: Where to now ? My mind changed after that visit to respite care. I still couldn’t make decisions without walking around the house twice but I had changed my mindset. My […]

Where to now ?

It was a funny feeling walking out of respite care….I needed to be there but I was glad to leave….as I left my mood was probably higher than it had been for some […]

Ouch Finally

Previous Post: “A lunatic heading for the asylum” I walked out of that first meeting feeling really drained.  I wandered down to meet Katrina for lunch but I wasn’t the best of company […]

Déjà vu

The officer reached inside and pulled the keys out of the ignition.  It was now that I realised that I was the subject of this police call-out and I now had to […]

Finding “Mike”

All my worldly possession’s were now in a basic sports hold-all.  All my belongings had been delivered to Auckland and I was now one of those people living out of a suitcase, not […]

Back to the Past

When the police station door closed behind me it was like my whole world changed.  For whatever reason everything that had been driving me nuts for months suddenly vanished from my thoughts. […]