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So much more than wallpaper ...

Driving home yesterday, my mind turned to my Mom.  I explained to my partner that in my mind, she had spent her entire life in fear of “bothering someone”.  540 more words


6 Ways to Stop Treating Yourself

“The only person who can pull me down is myself, and I’m not going to let myself pull me down anymore.”
―C. JoyBell C.
Your relationship with yourself is the closest and most important relationship you will ever have. 1,009 more words

September will be a time of struggle between reason and feelings.

Reason & emotions will be battling one another.

September will be a time of struggle between reason and feelings.

Head and heart will not be balanced, so we could find ourselves more anxious and impatient than usual. 463 more words

SoRuM-ing In English

2043. Submission #1 — The Introduction

The last of three series on this subject was completed in July 2010. It’s time for something new.

Let’s start at the top. We view life from outer space. 298 more words


“I will not be sneaky or lie.”

The therapists and clients in my therapy community all use a series of six self-care contracts as guiding principles in their lives. One of those contracts is “I will not be sneaky or lie. 970 more words


Letter to Self

Dear You,

You’re so critically judgmental…
You scrutinize your every move, doubt any thoughts of greatness and you wonder why you’re so unhappy.
You stagnate your growth by any and all means and you don’t even notice but, you consistently sob, willingly drowning in your sorrows of self pity. 162 more words



Do they think,
They’ll be in power forever,
Do they think,
we don’t talk,
And come together,
That a civil war won’t happen,
Here never, 23 more words