What Are Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures? My Experience

I’ve touched upon some of my mental health struggles before here on my blog. Like when I chatted about my anxiety in my blogging break post. However, one thing I’ve never fully talked about is the fact that I suffer from Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures or PNES. Now when many people hear the word seizures their first thought is usually Epilepsy. A few years ago when I had my first seizures Epilepsy was my first concern. So off I toddled to the doctors to chat to my GP. Before I knew it I was being sent for MRI scans and EEGs,…

Should You Really Feel That Guilty For Taking A Blogging Break?

I love blogging. So much so that I’ve been writing on my blog since 2009. When I began writing on my little corner of the internet I was going through a bit of a tough time. I used writing as an escape. I focused on things that I loved and enjoyed and it really helped with my mood. Fast forward a few years and here I am today. I don’t think I’ve ever spoken about this on my blog before but I suffer from anxiety and depression. I have done for a number of years now. Some days I struggle.…