Tag Archives: Mental Health

The Hardest Year

The Hardest Year is the story of one of the roughest introductions to motherhood you can imagine. Jen Wight breaks the taboo around mental ill health to honestly recount her experience of developing postpartum psychosis and then severe postnatal depression. She tells the tales of being convinced that she was Cameron Diaz; that she and […]

Synopsis

I need to write a synposis of my book DaySix for my publishers.   How does this sound?   Day Six  is story of one of the roughest introductions to motherhood you can imagine. Jen Wight breaks the taboo around mental ill health to honestly recount her experience of developing post partum psychosis and then […]

Climacophobia

A couple of Fridays ago, I fell down a flight of stairs outside 5 Degrees West – a pub in Falmouth. I bent back my thumb nail and bruised my knees and shins pretty badly. Sufficient time has passed that I can now think about it without a shudder. My bruised have almost healed and […]

Big sister

Excitement is in the air. I spoke to my big sister yesterday. ‘Guess what is starting tonight’ she said. I being submerged in the world of writing, films, research and the like, am not sure. ‘Dunno?’ ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ she said with a flourish Oh shit. I am, I’m very sad to say, susceptible to […]