Tag Archives: therapy

Toeing the line

In other words, putting one foot in front of the other, feet flat, along  a taut skipping rope, or a line in the pavement (I ain’t afraid of no bears). Me, aged seven or eight years, developing balance –  poise – … Continue reading

Posted in character, disability, mental health, mental illness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Remember my name

“I’m Kurt, I’m 11, and I’m incorrigible. … What’s incorrigible? I am one of those folks who can recite the lines of their favourite films, not for the trying, but for the number of times that I have watched them.  … Continue reading

Posted in character, mental illness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Flux

Board games are good. And there are lots of them in this house. Although I have yet to discover what Fluxx is about. Flux is a good word for the past week. Everything was in transition; my housemate, his bail, … Continue reading

Posted in plans, trust, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Hinds’ Feet

Jehovah, the Lord, is my strength, and he maketh my feet like hinds’ feet, and will make me to walk upon mine high places. Habbakuk, 3 v 19 (ESV) Balance is not a strong point. Along with proprioception, it is … Continue reading

Posted in character, disability, mental health, mental illness, reasoning, trust, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment