It's been a rough couple of weeks, and yet I'm working my hardest to be happy. How to focus on what we can control instead of what happens to us?
I still mourn being sober even 18 months in. Refusing closure, what else am I refusing of letting go off?
Codepenency is easy to diagnose in others but nearly impossible within ourselves. How can we become aware and heal unhealthy patterns?
Growing up, I was not allowed a safe outlet for my feelings. They were dangerous to my caretakers, and thus to me.
Trauma can teach us that making decisions is dangerous. When the possible consequences are life-changing, how do we move?
Breathing meditation is be trendy right now, but might not work for everyone. If you struggle with it, read more for alternative meditations!
Mental health struggles can leave us feeling helpless, even with self-care. How come I am lost again after years of experience?
Trauma comes and goes in waves, ever reminding us of remains unhealed. Recently, this has been in the linking of similar pains.
Does acknowledging a shitty week perpetuate pessimism? Can an entire week be bad? Or is this toxic positivity?