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My Brother on Emotionally Sensitive Topics

My brother should have become a lawyer. I have never met anybody who debates as well as he does. He easily spots logical fallacies and argues with great clarity and never gets emotional. 2,086 more words

Psychiatric Name Calling: Are the Insurance Companies to Blame?

Last week, I posted an article titled “Name Calling by Psychiatrists: Is it Time to Put a Stop to it?” It created quite a stir and it’s currently challenging my two previous most popular posts—“ 1,788 more words

Insults

The Hippo Hypothesis

     Bullying happens everywhere… even in elementary school.  However, the name calling is not as drastic as you would hear from older teens and even adults.  I was honestly shocked at the amount of drama that happens between girls in the 4th grade.  373 more words

Tangle

22 Reasons & Counting

#whyistayed

1.  I thought love was more important than compassion, politeness, warmth, respect and maturity.

2. Because I thought emotional blackmail, humiliation and threats were part of every relationship. 279 more words

Emotional Abuse

Everyone who has ever called me crazy...

Daily Prompt:  Voice Work

Your blog is about to be recorded into an audiobook. If you could choose anyone — from your grandma to Samuel L. 131 more words

Mental Illness

You Kiss Your Mother With That Mouth?

As many of my readers know, I play online poker, a lot. The other day I was at a table and somebody new joined. They were friendly, greeting the whole table with, “Hi everybody.” 428 more words

Family

Name Calling by Psychiatrists: Is it Time to Put a Stop to it?

On one fine spring day, I was sitting on a Central Park bench and two women were sitting one bench just to my right reading their newspapers.  1,823 more words

Criticism