Tag Archives: Edinburgh Waverley

Delayed trauma

It’s been raining since the early hours of this morning, which is good news as it means there won’t be many people going to the beach today, so hopefully I won’t be tormented by the sound of families and children … Continue reading

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The queen of bullshitting got herself discharged

I’m back in Grantham-by-the-Sea (South Shields) after successfully discharging myself from the psychiatric ward in Edinburgh, where I’d been sectioned after a botched suicide attempt.  I’m not good at many things, but I am good at bullshitting, even when it … Continue reading

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Day one in Edinburgh (and I hate being me)

I wrote a long post about how my mother had upset me yesterday with her cynicism, but I ended up deleting it because I feel like I came across as whiny.  It’s difficult to explain the complexity of my relationship … Continue reading

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Ugly in a beautiful city

I made it to Inverness yesterday and the journey was relatively stress-free.   I had a 5 hours wait in Edinburgh between trains and as I didn’t feel like paying 15 pounds to store my suitcase and carry-on, I was pretty … Continue reading

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