Yesterday fear coursed through me when a swarm of angry bees began diving at me as I walked through the park near my house. I was on my way to water the plants in my patch at the allotments (I don’t have a full plot yet but a 8ft by 8ft square that my friend kindly let me have i…
Recently two Instagram stories caught my eye on the same evening. Both were posted by women are both entrepreneurs. They also both happen to be single.…
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Dear Nicola, I want to ask about self-love. I recently read a Florence Given quote that said: “You are the love of your own life so act accordingly.” I…
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Thanks so much for the lovely reaction to last week’s newsletter. I was overwhelmed with lovely messages and also questions from people who are on a si…
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After several years and a misdiagnosis, I finally went through Psychiatry UK with the right to choose to get a diagnosis
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The column for this week’s newsletter is by award-winning journalist, author and broadcaster Emma John. In her memoir Self-Contained: Scenes from a Sin…
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It’s a mid-week evening in the depths of the third lockdown in March and I’m standing at my kitchen sink doing the washing up, which I’ve let pile up o…
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