When you don’t feel loveable, you try to do enough to stack the odds in your favour.
We are not talking about healthy relationships enough, and in that void, junk like Twilight and similar media are filling in the blanks. And it’s not pretty.
How many times have you told yourself: “get over it”? Maybe that doesn’t need to be our response.
There is a well-known Buddhist parable about the first and second arrows. The first arrow is pain. The second arrow is suffering. We can only avoid one.
Some studies suggest that family distancing may be as common as divorce. So why aren’t we talking about it?
I haven’t written in awhile, but the last month or so had been incredibly busy. I love the end of one year and the anticipation of another.… Read more “Thank you, next”
A few people have asked lately about my love life, and I don’t really blame them because come on, I always have a tale or two. I… Read more “Being well”
For a brief period of time, I was doing pretty well at actually posting here semi-regularly. I have something like 20 drafts sitting, ready to go, but… Read more “A friend to me”
As I am writing, I am on day 4 of a social media detox. Well, day 4 without Instagram and Facebook. It took me longer to get… Read more “My phone is giving me anxiety”
What traffic sign best reflects your life right now? I’m trying to find inspiration. Writing prompts. I actually have a few books of writing prompts given to… Read more “Merge”