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dark weather,
made it through alright,
and alright, alright, alright
it’s messy, but just say,
this is self expressing
what a lesson, what a blessing… 77 more words


For the Week of March 30, 2015: Diminishing that Shadow called Fear

When you first hear the words, “you have cancer,” it’s likely you remember little else from that moment.  Cancer breeds fear, sparking our anxiety and turning it into flame.   878 more words

Expressive Writing


Sugar, you’re like sugar, honey and cream and gold and glitter,
tasting sensations so sweet, no sour, no salt, no bitter
like a cherry on the tip of my tongue, sweet but tied in knots, you are all the words I wish and all the words I taste, 266 more words


For the Week of March 22, 2015: Writing From the Fault Lines

The Midwest has tornadoes; the eastern seaboard has its hurricanes and super storms.  A large part of the country just dug out from another snow storm, while here in California, we’re wondering how long our water supply will sustain the state.  786 more words

Expressive Writing

Suffering from writer's block? Try writing about the block to shift it

I always love it when writers share their tips on how they overcome writer’s block – especially when they joke that other professions (eg plumbers, dentists etc) don’t suffer blocks. 322 more words

Writing Therapy

The Write to Heal

When I was eight, my mother gave me a journal for my birthday. It was probably the best gift I have ever received. I remember the excitement I felt when I opened it. 168 more words

Expressive Arts Therapy


all made by a maker, we are all makers, as one of earths smallest creations, with perspective and the strength of mountains and oceans
we rule over nations, with the hum of a voice we can name things, the touch of a palm we can change things, 375 more words