"We're not going to touch your things if that's what you're worried about," she said. She followed that statement by saying, "We ARE coming in". She said that because I wasn't convinced. I'd tried to explain how high my risk level was and that I'd not left my home since March 3rd. I'm a nurse … Continue reading They Came In
Photo by Porapak Apichodilok on Pexels.com We've all been sitting there. Pouring words into that thing without knowing what we hoped would come back out. Mostly it's for fun, but what if there is never a response? It's true, some people attempt responses for bad behavior. I'm not talking about that. You know what I … Continue reading I Heard You So I Clicked
Several things happened in the last few days reminding me of how easy it is to forget minding our personal emotional health. We all get tired and I'm no exception We get distracted, don't feel well, or simply complacent and abuse slides into the gaps of our defenses. Everyone has abusive people in their lives. … Continue reading Silently Buried Under A Volcano Of Abuse
You feel restless, off balance, alone. You can't relax, your usual means of unwinding isn't working. You are ready to run or fight for your life, but the danger isn't apparent. You are afraid people will think you are losing control and you are afraid they might be right. You have no one to say … Continue reading Trauma As Big As The World?
We can feel helpless to change the inequity in our system, we know we need to vote, but we feel there must be something more. All of our efforts are positive and still, we feel a gap in making real change happen. Lead with what you know best. Everyone has an experience that is their … Continue reading Asking For A Friend