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Ma collection o balls

My baoding ball collection that I have been working on for years. If you goes don’t know what they are they were invented in the Ming dynasty and they are a popular among the Japanese Yakuza and are used to treat PTSD.


First an Earthquake, Now Trauma in Nepal

When Bidhan was four, his life was saved by a jasmine tree. At around noon on April 25, 2015, he was playing outside when the ground shook and his house fell. 863 more words

On Vulnerability

There are so many words in the English language relating to innocence and vulnerability, and most of them can bring me way down if I’m not careful. 722 more words


 ‘If it bleeds, it leads.’

That is, stories of violence, disaster, dysfunction and sleaze get top billing driven by the supposition that these are the stories the community will be most drawn to watch or read. 427 more words


Writing Is A Form Of Therapy!

Hey, welcome to my blog! This is my first ever post and I think I will kick it off by telling you a little bit about myself and what I am actually doing here! 458 more words

Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder

A Lot Can Change in a Year

I quote my son a lot in my writing.  He has said some very wise things in moments of upset, fear, or when a “new normal” is emerging for our family. 728 more words