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Fully Participating in Life

*This was written in August 2016.

For years I haven’t participated fully in life due to fear.  One way this manifested was by me avoiding swimming/watersports.  315 more words

Hearts At the Table: When Empathy Evaporates Shame by Terri Fullerton

When I think about all of the adventurous dining experiences I’ve had it brings me a smile that fills my soul and makes my taste buds (and sometimes my whole body) do a little jig. 958 more words

Guest Post

My Mom's "Dead"...The Shame of Mental Illness

I used to tell people (mostly potential boyfriends) that my mom was dead.  It was easier than dealing with the shame-laced reality that she was just bat-sh*t crazy.   253 more words

It's #K975919DAY -- Here's What You Need To Know!

Happy #919Day! One time for Raleigh! Durham! Chapel Hill and surrounding areas! Be sure to follow us on IG (@K975) and tag us in your favorite locations in the city… Your favorite spot to eat in the 919.. 61 more words

Entertainment News

There is a pedestal

There is a pedestal, high and up

And there’s you trying to climb it

The world’s below, and belower

And the fact that you don’t mind it… 44 more words

Poetry

Let Go

Let go, let go, let go,
Just let it go,
Let the tears come out,
Stop fighting the tears back,
Stop wearing different masks,
Let yourself be seen, 127 more words