There’s freedom in speaking up and working through this.
Unable to live your own life
I spent days thinking that if I did not exist, it would make her better.
No-one spoke about it, and we had to keep it a secret. It was like a shame on the family.
Addiction – in my life. It has caused me so much friction. It is unacceptable and unfair.
I struggle to be carefree, but I am more accepting.
I’m not fearing it anymore, I’m expecting it. I don’t know you, you are a stranger.
I recently asked my nine-year-old sister ‘Do you like coming home from school?
Mourning the death of someone who hasn’t died, but has changed.
Being a COA does not have to stop you from achieving anything.
I love being part of something that truly gets me.