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Tackling Stress in 2019

The dictionary defines

A state of mental or
emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or demanding circumstances.

One of the issues we
have in society is adding stress and tension to an event which is already…
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Stress ~Anxiety~Depression

I'm Not Like You

As a victim of multiple traumas, I used to worry that I’ll never be able to live a normal life. Do I really want to be like everyone else? 176 more words

Mental Health

Suicide of Quebec provincial police officer a reminder of job's mental toll

The suicide of a Quebec provincial police officer is sending shockwaves through police forces across the country and reminding people of the mental toll the job can take. 564 more words


Dr. Hatchet the Axe Murderer

“Dennis, I hate to tell you this,” Dr. Hatchet said, “Now, that you’re on full disability for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, you’re going to have to give up your guns.” 640 more words

My Writing

The Deserter's Daughter by Susanna Bavin - a family saga with fascinating plot lines

The Deserter’s Daughter by Susanna Bavin

Life in Manchester in the 1920s is not easy. Many of the men in the working class neighborhood of Wilton Lane have not returned from the War, and feelings are sensitive. 572 more words

Historical Fiction

PTSD Thoughts

Invisible oppression that strangles me at night

Voiceless murmurs, moral obligations

Of what’s wrong, and what’s right

I blocked your message

Will I find peace tonight?


The Space Between

It took two minutes for the pediatric oncologist to shatter our high. The large tumor found in my daughter was benign and we’d just begun to process our relief and decompress from many nights in the hospital. 877 more words