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Ten More Lies Abusive People Tell

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1. You think everyone is an abuser. Everything everyone does to you is abuse.

I bet that guy over there is an abuser, and that one, and that one over there. 750 more words


How Creating a Global Public Spectacle Can Have a Positive Impact on Your Life

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According to Business Insider, Leonardo DiCaprio steers clear of scandals.

How dull.

Maybe your scandal or “scene” did not play out in the international media or on the Internet but you still feel the pain of knowing that everyone in your small town “knows” about your issues. 781 more words


Unanswered Questions Including Was Maleficent the Primary Aggressor?

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Why are there alligators in Snow White’s forest? Didn’t she bite the big apple in Germany, a climate not known for nurturing tropical reptiles? 891 more words


One thing I WILL post to Facebook...

I seem to have done an odd job of representing myself on Facebook. I think most of us do, to some degree or another. I mostly post opinions I feel VERY strongly about, or links to articles that deal with a subject that I have STRONG opinions on. 1,110 more words

Lessons Learned The Hard Way

Five Signs Your Support Network Is Toxic

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After trauma, abuse, conflict or when struggling with daily life in general many of us just want to hide and be alone, however it is often when you want to stay away from people who you need to connect the most. 928 more words


A Rose is a Rose is a . . . Not a Daffodil.

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Syphilis was not my first guess, nor my second, or even my third.

A parasite maybe, a penis perhaps, but not a sexually transmitted venereal disease caused by a corkscrew-shaped bacterium known as a spirochete… 646 more words


Watermelon Wasteland

Once there was a tired mom who groggily dragged herself downstairs. All poor mom wanted was a cup of coffee. She could almost taste it. 188 more words