Posts by Louise Piper

Louise is a writer and poet who is happy when she’s growing. Her recently published personal-growth book, The Year I Lived With a Psychic, tells the true story of her adventures living with psychic medium, Joyce Vernon. You can contact her on Instagram here.

Why I Was Desperate to Be With an Unavailable Man

“If you don’t love yourself, you’ll always be chasing after people who don’t love you either.” ~Mandy Hale

In January, a couple of years ago, I had been declared unfit for work, suffering from anxiety and mental exhaustion. For too long, I had not listened to my body and soul complaining about all the heavy burdens I had been carrying.

Out walking at this time, the bitter cold and relentless rain felt like a blessing to me, grateful to at least feel something. It was on one of these walks that I first bumped into an old school friend, hearing …