Reflections on Love, Loss, Life

Trauma and the Culture of Toxic Positivity

Posted By SK Reid,
01/04/2021 20:00 PM
The Truth About Trauma Something has been niggling away and I wanted to broach it ever-so-carefully here with you. As many of you know, my two first books deal with challenging subject matter. I...

One Planet

Posted By SK Reidrs- PLICA Founder ,
15/03/2021 13:00 PM
Corona Virus One Year On This week marks the anniversary of the World Health Organisation declaration of a global pandemic. This week is the anniversary of the world being turned upside down This...

One Life. Make it Matter.

Posted By SK Reid ,
30/01/2021 20:00 PM
Remembering Jody   Today is the anniversary of the death of a friend who passed away from breast cancer 6 years ago. She was such an amazing human!   I started this little group called...

In Search of Happiness in the Midst of Grief

Posted By SK Reid,
21/01/2021 21:00 PM
A Message of Hope for Someone Who Grieves   Happiness can be an elusive state of being.   I don't know about you, but my experience has been that after a time, happiness can pop up in the...

Reflections on the Trauma of Suicide

Posted By SK Reid,
18/01/2021 19:00 PM
Difficult Conversations   The words in the post below (see down the page) were written in April 2020 as I was preparing to host a Featured Guest blog post on the topic of suicide. My guest had...

Why New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Work and 5 Steps to Lasting Change

Posted By SK Reid,
01/01/2021 20:00 PM
  We’ve all been there! The countdown to the New Year and with it the toasts and resolutions to do things differently in the New Year. Then January is upon us and we start well, but by February,...

Festive Season 2020

Posted By SK Reid,
20/12/2020 13:00 PM
Covid, Christmastime and the end of 2020   Oh my goodness! I can’t quite believe that we are hurtling towards the end of this tumultuous year – and I can’t quite believe it has taken me so long t...

The Pain of Never

Posted By SK Reid & Jessica Hepburn,
11/12/2020 21:00 PM
"I was 34 and running a London theatre when I decided to start a family. I thought that making the decision to fit a baby into my busy life was the hard part. I was wrong. After a year of having ‘sex...

Yesvember - A Home For Every Child

Posted By SK Reid,
13/11/2020 19:10 PM
A Home For Every Child   November is National Adoption Awareness Month    November has been renamed as Yesvember in a bold campaign by Adopt Change - as part of their A Home for Every...

Remembrance Day 2020

Posted By SK Reid ,
11/11/2020 21:00 PM
On Remembrance Day 2020     "They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We...