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About Deviant Senior Member Kathryn O'DriscollFemale/Unknown Groups :iconburdenedhearts: BurdenedHearts
Uniting, Supporting, Surviving
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Who, me?


Examples from my Gallery


Here are some of the works I've submitted recently that I am particularly proud of or think might be of interest to people trying to work out who I am as a writer.

To see more of my work click here or if you wanna see the ones I like the most click here!

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My Most Popular Works



Reviews


Some Beautiful Comments About My Work


See all of my precious reviews here :blowkiss:

... Speech Bubble by socksyy"You are without-a-doubt one of the most impressive writers I've had the pleasure to read from. As a young writer myself, I look up to you and your beautiful usage of words." - RebbleDiamonds

... Speech Bubble by socksyy"heartbreakingly beautiful. Just raw and honest and everything that makes reading poetry worthwhile." - Flermigan

... Speech Bubble by socksyy"Honest, economic, filled with verbal realism, and pitch perfect. Sensational work." - Dmofosho

... Speech Bubble by socksyy"this is Ginsberg for the 21st Century." - exquisiteoath

Think DeviantART should have a 'Reviews' widget? Me too. Click here to fave the suggestion!

My Groups


Groups I Contribute To / Own



Check them out by clicking the avatar or the name!
We'd love to have you involved :love:



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BurdenedHearts

A group that encourages people to reach out and build support networks. We have a chatroom here and we try to provide a safe, supportive environment in our group and chat for everyone.


A group that collects all kinds of visual arts in square formats! It's really that simple but I love it.


This group was a collection point for the project positivity collages but now lies dormant waiting for something positive and powerful that will contribute to our community. If you have ideas, hit me with 'em!


I'm currently on hiatus due to ill health but I do contribute features of Fashion Photography to the Senior Selections group because its an incredible way to highlight talent and Fashion photography is my secret love.

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Friends

Eternal Features



BESTIES
I am delighted to have some of my RL best friends here on DeviantART. These people keep me alive and kicking every day (often against my will) so if you wanna meet these beautiful souls please be kind to them as I am very protective!

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PEOPLE YOU MUST MEET
Some of the people who I hold deep in my heart, those who inspire me and my work or who just make my life more bearable. <3

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News


Missing Gallery!



So, whilst making hard copies of my deviations (which I do once every year or so) I moved all my deviations into Storage (using the Manage Deviations section of DA). However there is an ongoing glitch that people cannot unstore deviations since June 16th. So, basically I have no gallery right now.

I'm not leaving and this wasn't an intentional removal of my works, I apologise for the inconvenience believe me I feel it too : P

In the meantime I'm uploading old works to kathrynodriscoll.tumblr.com and would love you guys to join me there or on my more general tumblr bloodshotink.tumblr.com

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OHAI There!


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BloodshotInk


Previously known as `KathrynODriscoll and `Flutterings

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Kate || 28 || Female || Demisexual || Single



Bath Spa University || British || Eccentric || Dreamer || Lost
Self Harmer || Mood Dysthymia with Major Depressive Episodes
Broken || Social Anxiety Disorder || Mixed Personality Disorder
Suicidal Tendencies || Mesmerised by Stars and Seas || Dog-lover
Addicted to Poetry || Old Soul Trying to Save Others Like Me
Disability, Mental Health, Gender & LGBTQ Activist || True Feminist

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© Kathryn O'Driscoll. All rights reserved.

All the materials contained in my deviantART gallery may not be reproduced, copied, tubed, edited, published,transmitted or uploaded in any way without my full written permission.

All characters belong to me unless otherwise stated in the artist's comments.

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My names Kate, I've been here on DeviantART for approximately forever.. I like to help people and make people smile. I write quite dark, disillusioned poetry and prose about the world, mental health, disabilities etc - but at the end of the day a lot of hope, belief in humanity and love sneaks in there too.

I am 28 years old, currently a mature student at the incredible Bath Spa University working towards a degree in Creative Writing, looking to use my gift to influence representations of mental health and disabilities.

Nice to meet you!

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Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Joined DeviantART on Oct 27, 2007
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet First Daily Deviation 'Grace' on Mar 13, 2008
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Given `Seniority on Dec 9, 2008
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Second Daily Deviation 'He Loves Me Not' on Aug 29, 2008
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Third Daily Deviation 'Branches and Apricots' on Mar 22, 2009
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Fourth Daily Deviation 'Fisherman's Blues' on Dec 26, 2012
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Fifth Daily Deviation 'Tattoo' on Jul 1, 2013
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Sixth Daily Deviation 'Wrapped Up In Herself' on Jan 10, 2014
Heart Pixel by Snowfleet Seventh Daily Deviation 'Ironman' on Sep 21, 2014

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Avatar made by Kezzi-Rose just for me :love:, thanks babe!

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Hey Beautiful!


You don't need to say thanks!


It's so sweet of you to drop by to say thanks for faves, watches, llamas.. but you really don't need to thank me.


I favourite works that I like so I can see them again in the future, or so I can create feature journals (if I feature you deviantART will notify you!)

I watch people for all kinds of reasons. I might just wanna see your future art, journals, collections.. I might just think you're funny or cool.. or sometimes if I see someone giving really thoughtful feedback to literature or photography (my two main loves on here) I watch them to see if they contribute art to the site later on. Because often people with the most constructive feedback apply it to their own work and have beautiful works to show. So even if you have nothing in your gallery yet, if I'm watching you thats for my own reasons and you don't have to thank me OR reciprocate.

I give people llamas mainly if I see them being a good community member. Good, thoughtful comments on literature are my soft spot so if you are a lit lover, that's probably where its from. I also try to return any llamas I get.


SO, all of these things are for me! You don't need to say thank you. Just go be a wonderful, thoughtful, inspired deviant and I hope to talk to you properly soon!


If you have a question, thought, or just wanna chat feel free to leave a comment though.. but be warned I am a full-time student and an officer within my Uni's SU so sometimes it might take me a while to reply!

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thibaultletiec Featured By Owner 3 days ago
What happened to your poems? Where's Happy Hour? Beyond love? And all the others? Where did they go? Why aren't they in my messages anymore? And why can't I find them anywhere?? oO *help*
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BloodshotInk Featured By Owner 2 days ago
I just posted a journal it says the following:

So, whilst making hard copies of my deviations (which I do once every year or so) I moved all my deviations into Storage (using the Manage Deviations section of DA). However there is an ongoing glitch that people cannot unstore deviations since June 16th. So, basically I have no gallery right now.

I'm not leaving and this wasn't an intentional removal of my works, I apologise for the inconvenience believe me I feel it too : P

In the meantime I'm uploading old works to kathrynodriscoll.tumblr.com and would love you guys to join me there or on my more general tumblr bloodshotink.tumblr.com

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I'm sorry :( DA didn't notify us that this feature wasnt working so I didnt know
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thibaultletiec Featured By Owner 1 day ago
Oh my bad then, I hadn't seen it ^^
I hope I'll still be able to read all of them though :D
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Story-of-a-Mind Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Writer
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Little-Tin-Wings Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
Thanks for the fave!
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