The thoughts, stories and advice of Bill Riddell.

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Trust Yourself – The Importance of Self Reliance

Monday, August 24th, 2009 Posted in advice, illness, personal | 5 Comments »

What do you do when the world around you is getting hostile? When the people you loved and the people society tells you to trust, have turned against you? When even your beloved parents say that you are wrong? Do you ...

Fast Facts About Me

Saturday, July 18th, 2009 Posted in illness, personal | No Comments »

After my last case of sharing and caring, I thought I would pass on some more bite sized nuggets of information about me that you really could do without. My kidneys are messed up. One is far too big and in ...

Suicide – The Not So Easy Way Out

Sunday, May 10th, 2009 Posted in advice, illness, personal | 1 Comment »

I wrote this post almost a year ago and seriouslly debated sharing it, this is an incredibly sensitive topic. Since then I have seen too many people whos lives have been torn apart by the loss of a loved one ...

More Than You Need to Know – More Than I Should Write

Sunday, April 26th, 2009 Posted in illness, personal, writing | 10 Comments »

My regular readers will have noticed that I have a bit of an aversion to talking about myself. I always have. I'd rather ask a million and one questions about you than reveal details about myself. Seriously - I have only ...

The Brightside of Illness

Monday, June 30th, 2008 Posted in advice, goals, illness, personal | 6 Comments »

Today I want to share with you the worst and also most important time in my life. Rather than dwell on the negatives though I-m going to focus on the many positives that came from it. Most people think of ...