Blog, Mental Health, Self

Taking antidepressants

“Come on, now I hear you’re feeling down Well I can ease your pain And get you on your feet again” -Pink Floyd, Comfortably Numb I’m tethered to my mac by the headphone cable, eyes closed, floating on the familiar cushion of music. I feel a sort of knot, rising in my throat- a physical… Read More Taking antidepressants

Blog, Books & Music

Occasional Playlist #1 (May 2014)

One Empty Shelf’s first occasional playlist is brought to you by thoughts of dusky sunsets, dreams of nostalgia, rose tea, silk scarves, dandelion fluff, birdsong and cake stands… Bessie Smith-Nobody Knows You When You’re Down And Out Charley Patton-Prayer Of Death Ella Fitzgerald-Summertime Jane Green-Wild Romantic Blues Eddie Noack-Beer Drinkin’ Blues The Boswell Sisters-It Don’t… Read More Occasional Playlist #1 (May 2014)