This is a story about Narcissistic Abuse and Flying Monkeys. Not for the faint of heart, not for the Abuser, not for the enabler: this story is for US. 565 more words
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The University of Michigan Monitoring the Future report came out in December and there is some good news regarding declines in tobacco products among teens. Cigarette smoking, smokeless tobacco, snus, and hookah have all seen declines in use. 422 more words
Smoking on the covered part of the porch, watching rain bless the ancient faces of trees, I cherish your mind full of facts, reaching for small kindnesses: our partners are bonding in the kitchen- my darling comes out holding a bloody Mary and I find it so absurd I break into that stoned bliss giggle.
You have a choice. As homo sapiens? We all have a choice. We can make this world a bit brighter, lifting others out of the depths of despair-or-we can contribute to the problem, not caring what our wounds do to others, enabling the toxic reality and letting the family curse go deep, deeper, deepest; bringing with it all of the mayhem and madness, untethered pain, and tortured souls. 176 more words