Guest post: My wife’s side of the story

Here’s the first in a small series of guest posts from my lovely wife. My breakdown, my illness and my recovery are in fact not only mine. My wife has shared in the struggles, cared for me and stayed patiently alongside me throughout. So she has her own story to tell. I started to write…

You love me for both of us

I can see you’re not a doctor there’s a light behind your eyes that dares to search beyond what’s broken, leaving space for what you find. You keep my hand in yours and you love me for the both of us you hold me in the dark while I’m fading away Your love is ever…

Depression: How to support your partner

When someone you love is struggling you want to be able to help. You want to carry their pain because it is easier than seeing them suffer. That just isn’t possible, you can’t cure your partner of their depression. But you can be alongside them. You can listen and talk and make it less lonely….