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Faithful Progress Isn't Pretty*

Watching from the outside as someone you love is being put through the paces of a “life changing” experience can be quite nerve wracking. My Dad used to say “There can be no reconstruction without there first being deconstruction”, or simply, “No one can rebuild a better life until they go through the process of breaking down their current life.” 356 more words

Encouragement

Something I wrote a few months ago.

It’s been almost a year since I was sexually assaulted at work.

It’s been almost a year since he put his filthy hands on me, down my shirt, since he laughed about it and threatened to come back for me. 529 more words

Victim mentality...

I called Jeremy on my way to work this morning, reminding him to eat breakfast and pack his lunch. I gave him several suggestions. We have apples, tortilla wraps, cooked pasta, cooked and seasoned strips of tofu, vegan mayo, peanut butter, chocolate peanut butter, Wow nut butter (which I find disgusting but Jeremy will eat), purple grapes, and freshly baked chocolate chip cookies. 1,597 more words

Jeremy

The Worst Part

Easter has now come and gone and festivities are over. My easter all together was pretty good, nothing very exciting. Sunday my mom made my family a delicious turkey dinner (my favourite) and easter was also 4/20, that was fun, but I won’t go into more detail about that. 614 more words

Treatment.

I had a long talk with my mom last night about treatment. I explained to her I think I’d really benefit from inpatient treatment at a hospital. 343 more words

April showers bring May flowers.

It’s been raining all day. I can’t help but feel the weather perfectly matches my mood. Dismal and grey.

Yesterday my boyfriend, my siblings, and myself all went for a hike and some lunch since it was a gorgeous day outside and we all had nothing to do. 649 more words

What would you do?

 What would you do when faced with obstacles in your life that you feel are out of your control?

Do you run away when the times get hard? 484 more words