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The Physics of War & Land of Loud Noises and Vacant Stares by Peter M. Bourret

Peter Bourret served with 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, as an 81 mm mortar man in Vietnam in 1967-68. He is a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America. 317 more words


Just Kids

Over the last ten years we, as a family, have had to adapt to every situation that occurred either with my PTSD, various hospital admissions and the day to day “stuff” that gets thrown in the way: but that is life. 419 more words


It wasn't your fault

Probably the first important thing I learned in therapy was that the rapes were not my fault.  It was like I had been brainwashed to think they were.   182 more words

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder


I’m always posting in negative moods, so, I figured for once I’d post one while I’m happy/calm.  I had a pretty good day.  My sister-in-law, Melissa, came to see me and brought my nephews and I had girl convo with her and my sister, Mandi.   198 more words


Guitars 4 Vets Helps Soldiers With PTSD

The folks at Guitars 4 Vets Canada have a pretty simple mission — put a guitar in the hands of veterans suffering from post traumatic stress disorder or other disabilities. 42 more words

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PTSD Awareness Day

My sister-in-law posted a statistical picture in honor of PTSD Awareness.  I included the picture in this post.  It shows that most victims of PTSD are abused children.   175 more words


Under Attack

There’s a battle going on inside. Several parts are upset and hurting, as am I, after an argument we had yesterday.

Miss and Mr. Mid-Twenties, as well as Miss 16, are insistent that I need to rest inside, and allow other parts out more often. 334 more words