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How could she
Promises unkempt
Delusional reality crept

Risking all she’s built
For a razor to her skin
She milked; deeper than thin

Silkened & glistening black… 46 more words

Respecting Your Body: Part 3 of 12

Respecting Your Body – A Biblical Study Part – III

by John F. Hunter, author of Living The Christian Life www.johnFhunter.com

We should love, respect, and nourish our bodies. 425 more words


Shame and Shamelessness in Contemporary Culture

“I feel like a garbage can, full of ugly, nasty things.”

That’s how a young woman once described herself to me. She was in her late teens or early twenties, and had been raised with a sexually abusive father until her parents divorced. 635 more words

Spiritual Life

Compulsive Cat Grooming

Most cats are meticulous groomers. Cats typically spend between 30 and 50 percent of their day grooming themselves. It will understandably worry you if you notice that your kitten is incessantly nibbling and scratching away at some part of his body, to the extend that he removes the fur and damage his skin, making it bleed.  284 more words

Cat Behaviour

Bloodletting (Revisited)

I am doing

what I do best

Living inside my head


in the early hours

Listening to music

that breaks my heart

Over and… 173 more words


How To Help A Self-Destructive Teenager

Amy: (We’re re-posting a couple of our Oldies But Goodies. This is one.)

Not too long ago I worked with an attractive family that demonstrated some of what Dave talked about in his… 1,059 more words


The Suicidalist Who Whittles a Little: Bob's Good at Carving. . .His Face.

So, here we are again.

It’s the weekly conclusion of our revisiting of The Chronicles of Bob: The Chronic Suicidal. We’ve driven into walls, jumped out of trees, fallen down stairs, gorged ourselves to death, and more. 1,241 more words