Author Archives: NB Gwen

About NB Gwen

I'm me, I work, I play, I'm a bit unique - but I guess that's all in perspective

Marco Polo

“One thing you can’t hide – is when you’re crippled inside.” ― John Lennon “I don’t want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray … Continue reading

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Somebody’s Someone

“When you can stop you don’t want to, and when you want to stop, you can’t…” ― Luke Davies, Candy Addiction IS a disease. You can see someone everyday and not realise they have an addiction. They may show signs once in a … Continue reading

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Days go by

“In a Wonderland they lie, Dreaming as the days go by, Dreaming as the summers die:  Ever drifting down the stream- Lingering in the golden gleam- Life, what is it but a dream?” ― Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking Glass Today is a … Continue reading

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Everything You Want

“Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.” ― George Orwell, 1984 Life is funny. The more you want something, the harder it seems to attain. Dream job, significant other, friends, family, emotional states of being. I … Continue reading

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Heavy

“Duty is heavy as a mountain, death is light as a feather.”  ― Robert Jordan Mental health is a battle. A battle with yourself. A battle with society. A battle with perception. A battle with judgement. Battles aren’t meant to be … Continue reading

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Under Pressure

“I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.” – Bruce Lee The last while I have been under a tremendous amount of pressure and stress. Physically, my … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Me Get Me

“I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.” ― Herbert Bayard Swope Truer words have never been spoken. I am my own worse enemy. I … Continue reading

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Grace Kelly

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt I’ve been doing a lot of introspective thinking about myself. Why I have anxiety, why I have depression, why is life a constant battle for me? Fear. We all … Continue reading

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Say Something…

“It is not over, unless you stop trying.” ― Nabil N. Jamal I feel like I gave up. Subconsciously that is. I have been eating really well, until the last two weeks. My world imploded into even more stress and … Continue reading

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Carry On…

“Never stop just because you feel defeated. The journey to the other side is attainable only after great suffering.” ― Santosh Kalwar, Quote Me Everyday I have an infection. A bad one. My pelvic lymph nodes are infected and the … Continue reading

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