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Meeting up with a friend tomorrow and really looking forward to it.

I haven’t been out much over the last few months, PTSD symptoms and isolating stuff pretty bad, hives, anxiety.

A lovely friend contacted me and asked about catching up tomorrow, which was such good timing, because I have been feeling so much better yesterday and today and feel up to getting out. 94 more words

A quick note about an old friend

M came wandering back into my life a few weeks ago…a month, I think, by now.  He wrote me, I told him to eff off, he wrote again and after (not very much) prodding on his part, I decided to give it a go.   270 more words

Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Two weeks down and assorted confounding thoughts...

We had a nice long weekend here, having both the Friday and Monday off for Easter.  It allowed me to get two full days of sleep and still have time to feel like I was alive during the time off, rather than stuck in dream land. 1,830 more words

Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

She Talked

More on my journey through the labyrinth of dealing with life with out using any addictive substances or behaviors.

Yesterday, at church, I had a tremendous urge to jump up out of my seat and explain to the other congregation members what the pastor was talking about. 139 more words

Child Abuse

How a day can turn from a crappy start - to truly wonderful!

My day started pretty badly, but improved considerably. I realised people have their different opinions on what I do, and that does not have to have any impact on me, or my mood, or my understanding of situations. 297 more words

Having a 'what the hell am I doing' moment.

I have a Facebook community page, that I set up in Jan 2013. Since then, I have diligently posted a significant amount of info and provided a significant amount of support to people. 418 more words

People are weird.....I'm weird.....everyone is weird. My conclusion for today! I think?

I’ve decided I like weird.

Or ‘different’ – is probably the more ‘acceptable’ word.

I don’t have to accept the bad, harmful, abusive, lying, manipulative stuff. 86 more words