Monthly Archives: June 2014

time travel via PTSD

As a survivor of childhood sexual abuse I have had to learn how to feel normal everyday feelings. Happiness, sadness, and anger were all missing from my vocabulary growing up. I simple could not or would not feel anything.  I have slowly … Continue reading

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Truth

As difficult as it is to face the truth …….it is infinitely easier then untangling the web of lies meant to protect us from it!

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I won’t try to save you

I am afraid this will come across as uncaring. Please understand that is not how it is intended. My sisters life is beginning to unravel and her online gambling addiction exposed. I have six brothers and one sister and they … Continue reading

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New job

So….. I posted a couple of weeks ago that I was taking a new job. It has been a month. I have been extremely stressed and I have had trouble sleeping. I am working with people in a substance abuse … Continue reading

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Words hurt too!

All of the therapy and all of my hard work and still I can be hurt by a simple word like dumb. My partner who is usually one of the most caring thoughtful people I know said that word to … Continue reading

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