Stories by Flourish Admin

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Amy Rollitt: January Blues

January blues, is it real or is it just a myth?  This year more than others I believe it is...

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On the Edge

Having a drink problem can happen to anybody. You might think ‘I am not that kind of person, I wasn’t...

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Reality, check

By 11.07 AM I am captured, chased, threatened by knives, guns and clichés while tied to a chair with my...

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Lucia: Not Quite

I am not quite anything Today I am not feeling anything. Those emotions seem just out of reach I am...

Community stories of pet positivity

Community stories of pet positivity

Every month Sheffield Flourish's volunteers help pick our monthly themes, and April's was 'Pet Positivity'. Evidence shows that living with...

A version

A version

Sadly, it’s so very fucking true that the needle of shame explodes a hole beneath skin far larger than that...