Monthly Archives: April 2018

One effect in common…

Psychiatric drugs, it seems, have one effect in common: Rendering the people in our life incapable of any response other than asking : Have you taken your meds?  

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Soulful Strut – Young-Holt Unlimited

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Hearing Voices Cafe Toronto – Summer 2018

Many human experiences like hearing voices have, in our culture, been mystified and made taboo and yet are remarkably common. Making experiences harder to talk about makes these experiences harder to live with and harder to learn how we might … Continue reading

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psychosis is…

Psychosis is a situation in which I’m struggling so much that you notice and you want me to take drugs so you can feel better. from psychosis2.0

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Entangled with a past in the present – John Borrows

Still figuring on the different ways I realise it means something for me,  but this is my favourite thing I heard anyone say in 2017. Heard during one of a series fo three talks John gave on Seven Grandmothers, and on drawing  … Continue reading

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Pain – De La Soul

Tell me how you feel Look over your shoulder Time will make it real Give me no excuses I know how ya feel   ] “Pain” (feat. Snoop Dogg) Pain will make it better Tell me how you feel Look … Continue reading

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Hearing Voices Cafe – Calgary

Hearing Voices Cafe comes to Calgary ! Friday 4th May 2018 6pm Hosted by Psych Survivor YYC At: Weeds Café 1903 20 Ave NW     Big thanks to Psych Survivor YYC working with us and also opportunity to attend … Continue reading

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Making Excuses – Mr Heavenly

I’m hearing voices I chipped my front tooth…         Throw on That old song That’s unchanged melody Could calm you just like me Throw in Some dancin’ That familiar rhythm Clears up that schism But he refuses Makin’ … Continue reading

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