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What Stories Have You Been Telling Yourself Lately?

Often, when we’re in conflict with ourselves or others, we are upset based on a story we’ve told ourselves about us or about the other person or situation. 33 more words

If Your Almost-Relationship Didn’t Work Out, I Bet You’re Doing This To Yourself

“Do you think it was because you’re vegan? You know, guys get very turned off by girls who only eat certain things,” my mom had called me to ask. 1,237 more words

How to talk to a Pregnant Lady

I am 12 weeks pregnant. Am I happy about it? Mostly. It’s a huge change. I don’t do change well. I’ve stayed at a job until I was physically ill and vomiting regularly from stress because the pain of changing felt worse. 435 more words

Emotions

Bio

My name is not Amara Kyte, but the anguish in my story and my ongoing battle with self-blame as a victim of emotional neglect, sexual coercion, and a need to protect those who harmed me keeps me from sharing who I actually am. 110 more words

Emotions

Losing Hope ( Hopeless #2 ) - Colleen Hoover

Book Description

In Hopeless, Sky left no secret unearthed, no feeling unshared, and no memory forgotten, but Holder’s past remained a mystery.

Still haunted by the little girl he let walk away, Holder has spent his entire life searching for her in an attempt to finally rid himself of the crushing guilt he has felt for years.

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What makes women "comfortable" in an abusive relationship?

The family is our basic social structure. In many instances, women who are being abused choose to stay in the abusive relationship because they have become “comfortable” in the relationship. 62 more words

Life

A long day

So therapy today. As usual I arrived intending to talk and protect myself. As usual she found her way into my core and i found myself tearful with exhaustion but relief. 649 more words