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Married to the Boogeyman

https://areadingwritr.wordpress.com/2016/10/20/white-a-wayra/  Click the link to read Rosey’s Wayra which inspired me to do one!  The info on the wayra form follows my poem.

How often I wished… 92 more words


1998: Silence is Not Golden

I barely get in the car when Dad asks, “So did you find out about your report card?”

I know I’m in the wrong here. But could you give me a break? 1,062 more words

A new day.

It’s the first day of Summer (or is it the second?), and things look much brighter today than they did last night. In the midst of a severe BPD/C-PTSD “episode,” (I’ll explain more in a minute), I published a post, “Why I’m a Wreck,” which I just set to private and will probably delete eventually. 589 more words

Borderline Personality Disorder

Suppressing Past Traumatic Memories Effects Present Memory Formation

Suppressing traumatic memories can cause amnesia, research suggests –
New study could explain why people suffering from PTSD and other psychological disorders can have difficulty forming everyday memories.  958 more words


When Christmas is a Traumatic Memory

Tis the season all right.

As a social worker who sees many separated parents in dispute about the care of their children between them, Christmas time is a busy and conflict laden time of year. 650 more words

What Your Brain Knows

Hello, hello, hello! I apologize for my absence.  I have been recovering from not a small surgery, and I don’t think I remember half of September nor the beginning of October at all.   1,291 more words