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The curse of facebook and PTSD!

I have been working at living a life where I manage my PTSD well. That is code for I try not to let it ┬áinterrupt everything do. It has only been a couple of years that I have been convinced … Continue reading

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I pledge allegiance to the secret!

Last week was my brothers wedding. As most family events do this caused a flare up with my PTSD. My brother is one of my perpetrators, along with another brother and my Father. One can imagine how hard it is … Continue reading

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PTSD stirkes again!

My thirty year old niece is beginning to put the pieces of her mothers past together with her mothers frequent emotional outbursts and meltdowns. Recently, my father shared that my six brothers, my sister and I, may not really be … Continue reading

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Being loved or being healthy?

The sound of me getting sucked back into my sister’s drama could be heard for miles around. Despite not wanting to be around me the last time I visited, or not calling when she said she would, I was drawn … Continue reading

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