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Annexed in a place where thoughts are reason,

Justifying all you see as real,

Stories oft repeated since the childhood,

Demonic, possessive, charlatan’s fairy tale. 143 more words


Second Chances

It’s been 4 months since my last post.  I started this blog in April in response to a still small voice telling me to write.  My goal was to post once a week and I told myself it didn’t matter how many people I reached, if I could reach just one that would be enough.   433 more words


I’ve been a closed person for a long time
I could spend time explaining why
But it’s private and of no interest to anyone
So a gift of a spa massage was a little unnerving… 267 more words


4 Self-defeating Things Nannies Do

Written by Sue Downey and originally posted here on the Nannypalooza blog.

I was thinking about all the ways we do not work in our own best interests. 455 more words


The 18/40/60 phases of approval driven thinking

I read a brilliant insight around approval driven thinking and it’s stages as it relates to your age from John Maxwell in his excellent book called the… 432 more words

Leadership, Team And Culture

Same battle, New day

And on and on and on …

I get quite sick of myself. I’m tired of the same self-defeating behaviours, the same battles, the same voice in my head (what exactly… 275 more words

Uncomfortably Numb

I just want to feel normal, like a regular girl
I want to feel sane, not out of this world.
I want my mind to slow down to a steady gait… 76 more words