Broken Pieces

Standing in front of the mirror, I wondered, “Who are you?  Really?”

Feeling as if I were the embodiment of Humpty Dumpty, I was convinced that “all the king’s horses and all the king’s men could not put (me) back together again.”  As the sunlight peeked through the drawn blinds, I strained to see the image clearly.   333 more words

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Buckcherry Premiere "The Madness" Music Video

Buckcherry have premiered a new music video for their new song “The Madness,” via Billboard. This song is from the band’s new album Rock ‘N’ Roll, which will be released on August 21.


Familiar Spirits

Recently, lynettedavis (reflectionsbooks.wordpress.com) made the following comment in response to my post “The Blessing and The Curse”:

“‘We do not recognize the toxicity because it has become the norm to us.’ This is so true. 533 more words

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The Blessing and The Curse

Be honest:  we all want to be blessed.  Deep inside us, we yearn to matter to those that are part of our private circle.  The more significant the individual is to us, the more we long for affirmation from them.   326 more words

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Hold Me No Longer

Childhood trauma, ugh.  Every moment of every day gives birth to a rewind of the jumbled emotions spawned as a result of the cruelty.  The psychological building blocks constructed in my intimate being are twisted and inferior.   262 more words

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My Present is My Future

Feelings creep into the chamber, like smoke fills a room, enslaving me to the past.  Images flash before me so sharp and acrid that I can still taste the bitter tears that flooded my cheeks.   885 more words

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