Tags » Trauma

Blood on the Grass

The aftermath of a lion kill is so calm and silent that the gore seems almost benign. You’d think death would snuff all the normality out of the world, but horror is not as it’s portrayed in the movies. 437 more words


Don't Break My Heart

Apparently, the kind of bad news or experiences that cause trauma, physically bursts tiny blood vessels in the heart. This damage takes about two years to heal. 48 more words

Community Restoration

How To Let Go of Your Emotional Past

The long paper trail of worries, doubts, insecurities, ect.

Let go of it. It’s not helping you. It’s lying beneath the surface, penetrating all of your decisions. 172 more words

Those Damn Little Things.

Pollyanna had a Pity Party. Just when I thought I had this grief thing down to manageable pieces, just when I thought I stuck the landing — I landed on my butt.  1,575 more words

My partner!

i cant sleep. i’ve been thinking about my partner jess, whose currently residing in a psychiatric residential facility, a long term care facility. she’s been there for a couple of years. 198 more words


good goodbyes

I had a moment of gratitude today that I’d like to share and record.

I had my first day back at work, and I realized again how I blamed a lot of my problems on my job, how much that hurt me and my coworkers. 387 more words


"Deep roots are not reached by the frost"

I wonder if it’s possible to decide you’re not going to be afraid anymore. I’m supposed to be exploring and expressing my emotions, but I think that one of them has to be victory. 731 more words