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My Poem on Eye Will Not Cry Blog

I am very pleased that one of my poems was posted on the Eye Will Not Cry site , as a Guest Poet offering.

You can see my poem… 26 more words

Mental Illness

The Life-Changing Magic Of Tidying Up: Clutter

Uggh, just today I looked around the room and noticed many things that can be more organized, put away neatly, and some eliminated altogether, completely. In days past, I have had thoughts of becoming a minimalist. 169 more words
Illness Adaptation

From The Bed of A Recluse

I try


To speak to my Family

Mustered courage

Gone to Waste

All that energy

It took up my day

Calming breaths

Counting to ten… 88 more words

Effie Graves

A House of Purple Leaves

My personal experiences have guided me through the creation of this novel. Mental illness is hard, almost impossible, to deal with without the support and understanding of others. 79 more words

Effie Graves

People Pleaser Syndrome - Setting Boundaries with Yourself to Avoid Manipulation

What does it mean to set boundaries? The entire concept of setting boundaries is something that those of us with People Pleaser Syndrome did not grow up with. 1,060 more words

Mental Health

mistakenldy reblogged this on Transparent Honesty-One Strong Soul and commented:

Very good list of Boundaries! I may not suffer with PPS but these are definitely what helped me during the last several years of healing and getting to the healthy me I lost sight of for a little bit. I allowed stress & anxiety to overwhelm me & lost focus. These are great tools Annie thanks for posting!

30 Day Writing Challenge: Day 15 My Favorite Way To Relax **TRIGGER WARNING**

Each day, I make it a point to take some time and sit in silence to meditate. I believe that meditation is a necessity in my life. 119 more words


The Struggle for Sanity

The last few weeks I haven’t been able to do a lot of what I normally do because I’ve been sick and the temple where I work on Saturdays has been closed for maintenance. 405 more words