Finding Heather, Finding Me

Once lost, now I am found – through life’s struggles, personal battles and extraordinary journeys

Life doesn’t have control over you, you have control over it…

  • Finding The Will To Carry On

    November 12, 2019 by

    Sometimes life can really feel like you are grasping at straws, never coming up trumps; or even grasping at the mere illusion of straws – false opportunities, any tiny sense of fulfillment to make all the ‘BS’ seem bearable. This is only a mere surface scratch to relate to how I have felt in the… Read more

  • The Long Road To Recovery

    October 28, 2019 by

    A road which at some points in my depressive, destructive struggle would have seemed alien to me. Unreachable. Unattainable. But by some near miracle I have made it to that road; the road full of hope and promise and I am recovering. Even uttering those three words now almost brings me to tears. To have… Read more

  • Lost…A Whirlwind of Emotion

    October 19, 2019 by

    Staring into the dark abyss of my crippled soul, my smoldering fears and quivering sense of insecurity on a heart numbing winters night when I was 18; Heather was obsolete, Heather was crushed and Heather was utterly decimated. Yet even in such harrowing moments of crippling depression; 6 months before my deafening call for help,… Read more

  • My Depression and Me

    October 12, 2019 by

    First thoughts when glancing at these pictures are perhaps: happy, self-assured, living life to the fullest or maybe even fulfilled. But I guarantee, you weren’t considering the words: mask, barrier, delusion, scared or depressed. But I was all of those things when each of those pictures were taken. When I was being care-free jumping off… Read more

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