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Illusion

Things are going very well.

 

A few months ago, I was completely lost. My anxiety had crossed the barriers of my small comfort zone, which meant I had uncontrollable panic attacks even just sitting my room. 274 more words

Anxiety

Ellen Stockdale Wolfe: Confessions of an Agoraphobic

I will do almost anything to stay at home. Granted I have a few chronic illnesses that keep me in but it is mental illness that is the real challenge. 552 more words

SELF PORTRAIT

Today Is Good News!

But, tomorrow will be strange news, I will save that one. Today though I left my house again to see my friend, another trip out into the evil world to hide in a dark corner of a bar/ snooker club, but to get to it I have to go on an adventure through the high street of my town centre and it’s summer holidays… I am Frodo, the bar is Mordor and the trip is perilous. 447 more words

Mental Health

My Cage

Locked in a prison with no file,
An agoraphobic exile
Misplaced in a world that’s a stage.
I rattle the bars of my cage.

A leper locked away alone, 44 more words

Poetry

Ardency and Agoraphobia

I have written rather extensively about my struggles with depression and anxiety and the trials and tribulations of therapy and medications, but I have never really talked very much about being agoraphobic. 418 more words