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an insight God gave me to encourage us all ~ a neglected garden…

Some time ago as I wrote in my journal, God dropped this incredible piece into my heart: I was brought up in a home that was more of a boarding house than a family as a counselor put it… (Recently … Continue reading

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others are frustrated with you? you’re not alone.

  I want to write about this because it feels lonely to me. I am sure someone else has these reactions from others too. It’s not us that are the problem. We just live among imperfect people. One of the … Continue reading

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the new normal

I’ve been seeing this phrase a lot lately… the new normal… has left me in deep thought… so this post may be a bit rambling… Acceptance is something I am really battling.  And I am talking decades… I’ve come a … Continue reading

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scholarly article I came across today on dissociation

I found this article : Dissociation and Alterations in Brain Function and Structure: Implications for Borderline Personality Disorder on my google search today & find it very informative explaining different dissociation… I think finding these articles has become my validation… its the … Continue reading

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my symptoms & struggles ptsd

for so many years I knew something wasn’t right with me… but living in a world where I had to be strong  – try to keep a job & pay bills like everyone else – I had to keep a … Continue reading

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Dreams ~ the minds way of working it out part 2

I am fascinated by dreams – not the traditional symbolism, but how our minds process information and restores us as we sleep… well… some of us don’t feel refreshed after we sleep if we are processing trauma… but my journey … Continue reading

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When no one understands…

If you too have felt misunderstood, and for the longest time wonder what is wrong with you, I hope this site can help you feel you are not alone. Since the ’90s I have gone to many counselors and left … Continue reading

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